Mr. James Vande Glind

James Vande GlindMr. James Vande Glind teaches 9th-12th grade science and physical education at CCHS. He has a B.S. in Science Education, with a biology major and a chemistry minor from Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. He also has an M.A. in Science and Environmental Education from Hamline University.


Favorite book:

Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand.


Favorite scripture verse:

1 Thessalonians 5:16-18: “Be joyful always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”


Favorite thing about working at CCS:

I enjoy being able to spend four years with students and watching how much they grow by the time their senior year ends. I also enjoy getting paid to romp around in God’s beautiful world.


Favorite learning activity:

I look forward to taking the freshman class to Duluth for a geology field trip, and I enjoy the rock climbing unit of Outdoor Education.


Favorite student quote:

“Do we get our tests back today?”


Fun or fascinating fact:

I have an awesome wife and two wonderful children.


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