Degrees and Certifications:
BS Education - Florida State University MS Kinesiology - Georgia Southern University
Mr. John Rainwater
John Rainwater has been at Gordon Central since 2002 and is the physical education and health department head. Coach Rainwater is the head girls and boys track and field coach. He is also coaches the varsity football. Coach Rainwater received his B.S. in Education from Florida State University, where he worked in the weight room with the football team, coached inside linebacker and running backs, and coached with the track team. He has received his M.S. degree in Kinesiology from Georgia Southern University. Before coming to Gordon Central, he was a head athletic trainer, JV head football coach, assistant varsity football coach, and track and field coach at in Port Saint Joe, Florida He also served as the head boys track and field coach, varsity football defensive coordinator, head JV football coach, and girls varsity basketball coach at Westminster Academy in South Florida. John's wife, Shannon, also teaches and is the Head Cross Country coach, and coaches Track at Gordon Central. Their young warriors are John Victor IV, Sydney Grace, and Landry Elizabeth Rainwater.