Phone: 704-736-1860


Degrees and Certifications:

BSed Social Sciences MA American History

Mr. Thornburg

I was born in Lincolnton and graduated from West Lincoln High School.  After high school I attended Western Carolina University as a North Carolina Teaching Fellow and graduated from WCU in 2006 with a Bachelors in Science in Social Sciences Education.  Then I continued my eduation at WCU in graduate school and graduated in 2008 with a Masters in Arts in American History.  I was then hired at East Lincoln High School and have taught here ever since.


2023-2024 School Year Course Schedule

Fall 2023

1st Period - Economics and Personal Financial Literacy

2nd Period - Economics and Personal Financial Literacy Honors

3rd Period - American History Honors

4th Period - American History Honors

Spring 2024

1st Period - Civics Literacy

2nd Period - Planning

3rd Period - AP United States History

4th Period - AP European History

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