Phone: (816) 732-5523


Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. – Avila University M.A. – William Woods University Ed.D – Baker University Dr. Parkhurst began at Holden in 2015.  Prior to Principal, he served as Assistant Principal and District Activities Director at Holden. His teaching experience includes being a Social Studies teacher and coach in the Belton and Sherwood school districts. Prior to teaching, he was an assistant football coach at Avila University.

Dr. Joseph Parkhurst - Principal