Mr. BoneyERIC K. BONEY, Assistant Principal
Mr. Boney began his career as an educator in the Hattiesburg Public School District.  Mr. Boney taught American History at N.R. Burger Middle School and coached track there.  He spent 4 years there.  Before entering education, Mr. Boney was a Juvenile Justice Counselor for 9 years.  In 2003, Mr. Boney moved to Petal High School to become Assistant Principal.  Mr. Boney is a graduate of Hattiesburg High School.  He received his BS Degree from The University of Southern Mississippi in Social Rehabilitation Services.  He received his Master's Degree in Education Administration from The University of Southern Mississipppi.
He is active in church, community, and fraternity.  He is also an Officer in the United States Army Reserve and has served 20 years.
"Success happens when preparation and opportunity meet.  My goal is to help students realize this and encourage them to prepare for success everyday because the opportunities will come."