• Meet Our Principal


    Mr. Randy Norman, PrincipalMr. Randy Norman, Principal of HWES

    I am excited to be a HERO. My educational career started at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio, earning my bachelor's degree in health and physical education. I earned my master's degree in educational leadership and administration from the University of South Carolina. I am married to my wife, Carole Ann and have two daughters, Carley and Cameron. I am grateful to be a part of the Harbison West family, where we will continue to Believe, Grow and Soar our students to become successful citizens in society.




    Meet Our Assistant Principals


    Mrs. Fischer, Assistant Principal

    Mrs. Sarah Fischer, Assistant Principal

    I am so glad to be a Harbison West Hero!  A few things about me...I am a product of District 5 schools.  I started in Kindergarten at Dutch Fork Elementary.  After graduating from Dutch Fork High, I continued my education at Winthrop University.  I graduated from Winthrop with a degree in Elementary Education.  I also have completed a Master of Education degree at Southern Wesleyan University as well as a Master of Education in Educational Administration from the University of South Carolina.  I am married to my wonderful husband, Robbie, and have a beautiful daughter Abigail.  

    This is going to be a FABULOUS year!


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    Mr. James Paul, Administrative Assistant Principal

    I’m excited to be a Harbison West Hero! I am originally from the upstate in Seneca, SC. I attended Winthrop University and graduated with a degree in Special Education. In addition to my Bachelor’s degree, I completed my Master of Education in Educational Administration and Leadership (K-12) from Columbia College. I am married to my wife, Catherine. I look forward to a fantastic school year and continued collaboration with the Harbison West Community.