Mrs. Colette James began teaching at Lavaca High School in 2023. She teaches Family and Consumer Science, Food Safety and Nutrition, and Life and Fitness Nutrition. Prior to teaching at LHS, Mrs. James served as a paraprofessional in special education at the high school from 2019-2022.
Mrs. James graduated from Greenwood High School in 2000. She attended college at University of Central Arkansas and obtained a Bachelor of General Studies in 2022. Mrs. James is continuing her education with Southern Arkansas University to earn a Master’s degree in the Arts of Teaching in 2023.
Mrs. James is married to her husband Keith, and they have 3 boys, Aidan, Bennett, and Patton. She is proud to be a Lavaca Golden Arrow!!