Mr. Nick Entas

  • Physical Education Department
    Assistant Football Coach (Offensive Coordinator)
    School Number: 704-260-6630
    Hickory Ridge High School
    7321 Raging Ridge Rd, Harrisburg, NC 28075


    I am married and have 2 children (first and fourth grade).  After a few years in the business world, my career goals shifted and I began teaching and coaching in 2004.  This is the third school district I have worked in.  Previous districts included Gaston County Schools (Ashbrook HS) and Kannapolis City Schools (A.L. Brown HS).   I have thoroughly enjoyed my time here at Hickory Ridge.  GO BULLS!!!


    • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - UNC Charlotte
    • Master of Science in Sports Management - United States Sports Academy

     Professional Certifications

    • NC Teaching License Business & Information Technology Education
    • NC Teaching Licence Physical Education
    • NC Teaching Licence Health Specialist Education
    • Microsoft Office Specialist
    • IC3 Global Digital Literacy 
    • National Federation of State High School Associations Certified Interscholastic Coach (CIC) - HIGHEST LEVEL
    • USA Weightlifting Performace Coach - I (USAW-I)


    • 1st Block - Health/PE
    • 2nd block - Health/PE
    • 3rd Block - Planning
    • 4th Block - Men's Weight Training

    Best way to contact me is by email  Any email I receive during school hours will be replied to same day.  After hours will be replied to the next school day. If we need to have a conversation please tell me in the email and I will definitely call you.

    I truly look forward to this school year.  The uncertainty can be unsettling at times but I try to control what I can and move on.  I want to emphasize how we need to partner together for your success.  I am here if you need me!  Lets have an awesome year! GO BULLS!

    Thank you all for being involved in your student's education.



Last Modified on August 14, 2020