Jamie Basso

Jamie Basso

Middle School Principal/Science

Mr. Basso began his teaching career in 1988 and joined the team at CCS in the fall of 2016. He teaches middle school sciences and high school Chemistry.

After graduating high school in Georgia, he attended Auburn University and graduated with a Chemical Engineering degree in 1985. He then changed his career plans to education and obtained an additional degree in education with an emphasis on chemistry and math education in 1986. He remained at Auburn to work on his Masters in Chemistry Education which he completed in 1987.  He later went on to obtain an Education Specialist degree (Education Leadership and Curriculum) in 2000 from Lincoln Memorial University.

He resides in Waleska, Georgia with his wife, Laurel, and five children. His family attends New Covenant Bible Church in Canton, Georgia since 2004 where he serves as a deacon.

His interests include running, golfing and working out in the yard with my kids.


Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering – Auburn University

Bachelor in Education (Chemistry and Math emphasis) – Auburn University 

Master in Chemistry Education – Auburn University