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James Hannon

Assistant Principal, HS

Areas of Responsibilities

  • Class of 2022 Administrator
  • Supervisor for Special EducationMath, Instructional Assistants, Speech & Language, Technology
  • Student Management - Last Names: Kr - Q


Class of 2018 Administrator

Since joining the Hornet Community in 2004, Jim Hanon has had the privilege of leading the Classes of 2007, 2011 and 2012 as well as supervising the Fine and Performing Arts. Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies departments.   Mr. Hannon currently supervises the Mathematics and Special Education departments where he also acts as a team member for local screenings, eligibility, and re-evaluations.  As the Special Projects Administrator for several years, Mr. Hannon oversaw many aspects of the day-to-day operation of Herndon High School as well as long-range planning for items that include staffing projections and allocations, master scheduling, new teacher orientation, end-of-year activities and graduation. He is now helping to coordinate renovation efforts at Herndon. As the veteran administrator on the HHS administrative team, he mentors new administrators and helps to guide the vision of Herndon High School as an institution where All Hornets are Capable of Success…No Exceptions! Mr. Hannon is married and has two grown children, both FCPS graduates.  He and his wife enjoy spending time with their two grandchildren. 

Areas of Responsibilities:

  • Special Education Department
  • Math
  • Instructional Assistants
  • Speech & Language
  • Technology
  • Class of 2018 Administrator
  • Student Management - Last Names: Kr-Q