James Cardo

Head of School

MPhil, MAEd


James Cardo completed his baccalaureate studies at the University of North Carolina. He then sat for a Master of Philosophy degree in Medieval English Literature at the University of Glasgow in the UK. James also holds a Master of Arts in Education from Wake Forest University.


James has been in education for more than 20 years. He taught primarily English in middle school, high school, and college for over a decade. In 2010 he transitioned to full time educational administrative work and has served as a Head of School at both the secondary and collegiate levels.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • James in an avid motorcycle rider.
  • Enthusiastic (but quite amateur!) guitar player.
  • Aspires to be a contestant on a cooking show.