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Social Studies

Social Studies Department:  
Craig Hixon Social Studies
Evan Sparks Social Studies
Jordan Stewart Social Studies


Craig Hixon
Classes Taught
U.S./ VA History
U.S./VA Government
AP American Government
World History II
School Activities 
Social Studies Lead Teacher
BETA Club sponsor
Bible Club sponsor
Assistant junior class sponsor
MACC and Scholastic Bowl emcee
Football and Soccer Public Address announcer
Educational Background
B.S. in Communications - James Madison University- 1986
B.S. in History and Social Sciences - Radford University - 1989
This is my 33rd year teaching at SHS/EMHS.
Personal Information
I am from Christiansburg and attended Weller Baker Elementary School in Cambria and then Christiansburg Middle and High schools. I currently live in Roanoke with my wife and dog. We have a grown son.
Hobbies and Interests
I love baseball, football, reading and researching history, cooking, traveling and going to live music events of all kinds (especially traditional country music).