About Me

  • email Mr. Copeland: bryant.copeland@onslow.k12.nc.us

    Mr. Bryant C. Copeland was named Assistant Principal at Hunters Creek Middle School in the Fall of 2015.  Before coming to HCMS he was the Band Director at New Bridge Magnet Middle School, in Jacksonville NC, since 2007 where he was named Teacher of the Year for 2014.  Prior to NBMS, Mr. Copeland was the Director of Bands at Jacksonville High School from 2001-2007, his high school Alma Mater. He is a 2000 graduate of the ECU School of Music with a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education. While at ECU, Mr. Copeland was Drum Major of the ECU Marching Pirates, as well as President of the Professional Music Fraternity, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia. In 2011, he graduated with a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and School Administration, also from East Carolina University.

    Mr. Copeland’s most important jobs are husband and father.  He has a magnificent wife who is extremely supportive, Janae B. Copeland, who also works with the Onslow County School system.  They have 3 beautiful daughters; Jayda, Brynn and Clark.