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The first high school in North Camden!

Welcome to Mastery High School of Camden, home of the Warriors! We serve students in grades 9-12 and will graduate our first senior class in June 2020.

With AP classes and dual enrollment, our students can earn college credit while they are still in high school. They can also explore various careers through our internship and automotive tech programs, get one-on-one coaching from college & career advisors and help to prepare for the ACT.

Opportunities? We’ve got them! From sports and robotics to international travel and music, students have tons to choose from.

Check out the video below to learn more.





Our School

  • Dual enrollment with Camden County College to earn an associate degree while still in high school
  • AP classes to earn college credit
  • ACT prep and college/career advisors for every student
  • Internships for sophomores to gain valuable work experience and network with professionals in the community
  • Automotive tech training program where students get a certification in automotive service and help to find a job or paid internship after completion
  • More than 20 sports, clubs and activities, including soccer, softball and chess club
  • Opportunity to travel internationally to African and Latin American countries

Our Team

Principal and leader Dr. William Hayes

Dr. William Hayes, Principal


Dr. William Hayes is the founding principal of Mastery High School of Camden. This school began as an extension of Mastery East Camden Middle School of which he was also the founding principal in 2015.

Prior to joining Mastery, he was a turnaround principal at Franklin D. Roosevelt Academy Pre-K-8 in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Hayes spent his early career as a high school teacher and administrator in Boston Public Schools.

He is a 2007 Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Morehouse College and received his master’s in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. In 2016 he received his doctorate of education from Vanderbilt University with a concentration in education leadership and policy.

Dr. Hayes is a native of small-town Hartsville, South Carolina and hopes to be a voice and advocate for change in public education. During his high school years, he was in the marching band, played football, ran track and sang in his school choir.

Jennifer Cooper, Assistant Principal of Operations



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