Head Coach, Middle School Boys Basketball Assistant Coach, Varsity Boys Basketball Head Coach, Varsity Golf Transformational Purpose Statement: I coach to create an atmosphere where students can look at any situation in life and be able to analyze, assess, and prepare a plan, then take action with integrity and passion.
Years at CIA: 5
Coaching Experience: Sam Harris comes to Currey Ingram with more than 40 years of experience coaching basketball. Most recently, Coach Harris was the head coach of Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, Tennessee from 1993-2018. He holds more than 530 wins at the collegiate level, was named the conference coach of the year, and created a summer camp program. Prior to his long stint at Trevecca, Coach Harris served in roles at Messiah College (head coach 1988-1993), Valparaiso University (assistant coach 1985-1988), University of Central Florida (assistant coach 1984-1985), and Judson University (1978-1984). He is retired and when he's not spending time with his family and grandkids, he works at Franklin Bridge Golf Course in Franklin, TN.
Currey Ingram Academy is an exemplary Junior Kindergarten-12th grade day and boarding school that empowers students with learning differences to achieve their fullest potential. Since 2002, the school has been located on an 83-acre campus in Brentwood, Tennessee, just miles from Nashville and Franklin. Families from 33 states and eight countries cite the school as their primary reason for moving to Middle Tennessee.
Currey Ingram Academy is accredited by the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) and AdvancEd/Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI).