Elementary Education

Elementary, P-6, and P-8 Programs
200 White Street
Huntsville, AL 35801

 The Elementary Education Department provides support for our students, parents, and community members involved in our elementary schools.  

Our goal is to provide the needed supports to ensure that each student receives an excellent foundation that will propel them forward in their educational journey.


 2016-2017 Kindergarten registration starts March 14, 2016.

Current Pre-K students can register for kindergarten at their school site. New kindergarten enrollees can CLICK HERE for registration information and locations.


Summer Labs 2016

Summer Labs guide students through an exploratory journey into STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) lessons designed to encourage collaborative thinking, problem solving, and teamwork. The locations for Summer Labs are: Blossomwood Elementary, Weatherly Elementary, Providence Elementary, and Goldsmith Schiffman Elementary.

CLICK HERE to view details about Summer Labs 2016.


After School Programs

CLICK HERE for Extended Day and After School Programs information.


Dismissal Times

Dismissal for all P-6 and P-8 schools is 3:00.

Dismissal for all P-5 schools is 2:30.



Useful Pages

ACT Aspire Teacher Resources 2015-2016

Click the following link for Educational Choice Opportunity for Hampton Cove and Goldsmith-Schiffman: Maority to Minority Transfor Parent Meetings

2015-2016 HCS Code of Conduct

Course Description and Registration Guide 2015-2016 (Secondary Education)

List of Schools that our Department Serves

Testing Schedule

Alabama State Department of Education Website


Pearson Weebly

Field Trip Authorization Form

HCS Laptop Acceptable Use Guidelines

Reglas Generales para el Uso Aceptable de la Laptop




Dr. Cathy Vasile 256.428.6942
Director of Instruction - Elementary & P-8 Email Dr. Cathy Vasile
Mrs. Missy Walker 256.428.6840
Math Acceleration Coordinator Email Mrs. Missy Walker
Mrs. Dottie Creel 256.428.6952
District Curriculum Specialist Email Mrs. Dottie Creel
Mr. Steven Miller 256.428.6841
District Curriculum Specialist Email Mr. Steven Miller
Ms. Paula Pippen 256.428.6923
District Curriculum Specialist Email Ms. Paula Pippen
Mrs. Rachael Turner 256.428.6946
District Curriculum Specialist Email Mrs. Rachael Turner
Mrs. Ann Drake 256.428.6975
Elementary Education / Administrative Assistant Email Mrs. Ann Drake


In accordance with the requirements of title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"), the Huntsville City Board of Education will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs, or activities. For more information contact: Shirley.Wellington@hsv-k12.org.