I am a former student of Mr. Holston. I graduated in 1992. He is, without a doubt, my favorite teacher of all time. He took the time to know his students and genuinely cared about our lives. He enriched my love of history. Not only a great teacher, but a great coach and a great role model. Thank you Mr. Holston! Jennie (Stagnoli) Lenglet
I've had Mr. Holston twice since I've been in high school; once for AP Human Geography, and another for American Government. Mr. Holston is one of the most helpful and caring teachers I have experienced, and believe I will experience throughout the rest of my school career. Though his lessons are not easy, he strives to make sure each person understands the content of each lesson. He is one of the only teachers I have had that is more concerned about a student's understanding than their grades.
Carl. Good ol' Carl. Taught me everything I need to know about the United States government. He might be pretty right-winged, but very knowledgeable on the topic. In AP Human Geography, I learned so much about the world in general. His favorite words and phrases are "content, pen only, quiz, content, learn the content". Ahh, Carl.
Slewis CMW '13
Great teacher. But if your gonna take his class, "you better get your APness on"! They said I had to have more than 100 characters so this is a random sentence.
He's a great teacher. I don't exactly remember everything, but still. Oh, and he talks about federalism. A lot.
Great teacher! I felt so prepared for AP Euro when I was done with his class! His lectures are great and the two most common phrases you will hear are "Did you get that guys?" and "Pay attention becau
terrible teacher. he never did his work as a teacher he always made US do the grading and pass out papers and hes a *** man.
Mr Holstons class was the most enjoyable class i had freshman year. His lectures are really really interesting, I learned so much more than i thought i would too.
He is a GREAT teacher and he is really nice, but he is TOO Repblican!! He makes Democrats look bad and it is really offensive!!!
Although I could have done without all the tests and the papers, Holston was a pretty cool teacher
Kind of boring class, but he does teach! I remembered so much from his class (I actually learned) and it helped me in AP and on AP exams!!
"C'mon guys, this is getting you ready for AP..." I registered for Honors Government NOT AP and who said I was taking AP next year anyway? Learned a lot though.
Listens to good music, is a republican, what more can you want. Hes hard but he wants to help you. You will learn a lot from his class.
well kids..heres our agenda...take a test, new vocab, leave....his tests are really difficult
Can be annoying sometimes, but a great teacher. Looking back, I learned A LOT and it really helped to prepare for AP Euro so much! great teacher and easy too
test everyday, and he doesnt like u sleepin in his class... but hes still a really nice guy... and hes there to help u... not to make u fail like other teachers
Mixed feelings about holston...he taught us alot but wayyyy too many tests and quizzes on information that i really dont care or need to know about-Overwhelming
my favorite teacher ever, mr holston ur the best, somebody who knew your name and something about you, he cares about the students, the work is tough but fair
Very hard but really nice and i like the off topic discusions best though he treats regular like cm and cm like honors etc but he just see's potential i guess.
I had him for govenment last year and it helped me a lot with Ap euro. I am glad that I have him for next year Ap Us.
every day we do the same thing we walk in the door then he says heres 3tests turn them in then pick up new vocab to be done by tomorrow.!
I like his class a lot I just hate all of the hard long projects! I've really learned a lot though.
too republican,his govt class was ok but his apUS is a joke.he doesnt teach we just watch videos & film strips,u r better off just reading the chapter in class
Mr. Holston is a cool teacher despite what some people may say. He does know what he's talking about, and I hope to get him for AP US too.
YEY PRAGUE SPRING! Because of Holston, I learned a lot of stuff I had to use in AP Euro this year (Cold War, dictators, etc) YEY HOLSTON!
Taught me a whole lot this year. So what if he has republican values. There are teachers with democratic values and i'd prefer the republican ways.
He tends to be a decent teacher, but he shoves republican values down your throat. U'll hav a quiz or test everyday and have to grade them.... waste of time