Eric Watson

Phone: 706.769.6655


Degrees and Certifications:

EdS in Curriculum and Instruction - Georgia Southern (2016) M.S. in Teaching and Learning - National University (2010) B.A. in Social Studies Education - University of Georgia (2008) Schley County High School (2004)

Eric Watson

Coach Watson is entering his twelfth year of teaching high school Social Studies and his first at OCHS. He is excited about the opportunity to continue his career in a prestigous system. Coach Watson spent his first four years at Evans High School in Columbia County where he taught all of the Social Studies disciplines and coached both football and track. He also served as an FCA sponsor. The last seven years he and his family were located in Leesburg, GA at Lee County High School. At LCHS Coach Watson taught US History, Economics, & World History. He also coached football for two years and baseaball for 6. He will be teaching World History, American Government, & US History for the 2019-2020 school year. Coach Watson grew up in Ellaville, GA and graduated from Schley County High School in 2004. Caoch Watson graduated from the University of Georgia in 2008 and began teaching the same year. He is married to Dr. Jessica Watson of 10 years and they have 2 children, Claire (3) and William (1).