The Robert Toombs Christian Academy Board of Directors is proud to announce that Travis Absher has been named Head of School. Mr. Absher is currently Assistant Head of School at Tattnall Square Academy and will not begin his duties at RTCA until June 1st.
On accepting his role as Head of School, Mr. Absher says, “I am very excited to be part of the RTCA family and serve all of the wonderful people that make up the school community. RTCA has a great reputation of providing an exceptional experience, including strong academics and a family atmosphere that are second to none. Providing our children with a Christian atmosphere that is both challenging and safe is the ultimate goal for all parents.
Mr. Absher graduated from Montgomery County High School in 2000 and received his Bachelor’s Degree from Georgia Southern University. He then went on to receive his Master’s and Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership from Georgia College and State University. Mr. Absher has been a teacher and coach at Bulloch Academy, Randolph Southern School and Frederica Academy. He has been at Tattnall Square Academy since 2013 and is the Assistant Head of School, Director of Facilities, Director of Curriculum and Special Projects.
Board Co-Chairman Mark Alexander says, “We are very excited to have Mr. Absher at Robert Toombs Christian Academy. He has been associated with Georgia Independent School Association throughout his career and comes highly recommended from the GISA association. We are excited to have Travis and his family join the RTCA family and look forward to working with Travis for many years to come.”
Mr. Absher and his wife, Courtney, have been married for 4 years. They have twin sons, Cannon and Cason, who turned 2 years old at the end of January. “I look forward to returning home and serving the people of such a wonderful community. I am eager to work with the school faculty, administrators and Board of Directors to carry out the school’s mission and help impact the lives of as many young people as we can,” states Mr. Absher.