Meet Our Faculty and Staff
Departments and Positions
Athletics, Athletic Director
Athletics, Head Boy’s Basketball Coach
Teacher, Business and Technology
Office: 480.705.8888 x215
Palm Lane Christian Reformed Church
Greg Haagsma has been teaching at VCHS since the 1991-92 school year. He grew up in Pella, Iowa and attended Pella Christian High School and Dordt College. Greg married his wife, Myrna, in 1988. Greg and Myrna have three children, Brandon ’14, Taylor ’16, and Shane ’20. Brandon currently attends Dordt College, Taylor is at VCHS and Shane goes to school at Phoenix Christian K-8.
Greg is the Athletic Director at VCHS and has been the head boys basketball coach since 1997. Greg previously taught all the business classes at VCHS and still teaches Accounting as a Dual Enrollment class. Greg also was the baseball coach at VCHS from 1991 – 2002 and the girls basketball coach from 1991 – 1997.
He ranks among the all-time winningest basketball coaches in Arizona history with more than 500 career wins, all coming at Valley Christian. His boys teams have won five state championships and finished state runner-up twice.
Greg enjoys fishing, camping, as well as watching his favorite sports teams – the New York Yankees and the Iowa Hawkeyes.
Northern Arizona University, Master’s of Education, 2002
Dordt College, Bachelor of Arts, Accounting and Business Education, 1991
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