Degrees and Certifications:
Dr. Mike Henderson - Principal
Dr. Henderson was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He received his undergraduate Elementary Education degree from Edinboro University in Pennsylvania. He received masters degrees in both School Administration and Elementary Education from UNCC and Educational Specialist and Doctoral degrees from Wingate University. After teaching and serving as headmaster at a mission school in Malawi, Africa for a year, Mr. Henderson trained adults with intellectual disabilities to work in their communities. He taught middle and elementary school for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools before serving as a school administrator at Sardis Elementary and Porter Ridge Elementary in Union County. After serving 5 years as principal at Shiloh Elementary, and 6 years as principal at Wingate Elementary, he is honored to join the Wesley Chapel School Community in his 23rd year as a professional educator. His hobbies include mountain biking, camping, gardening, and reading. His wife, two children, and he reside in Union County.