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Due to the threat of severe weather, all Huntsville City Schools after-school and evening activities, including the school board meeting and extended day, are cancelled for Thursday, April 18, 2019.  For more information about the district weather safety policy, please click below.

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Paula Thompson

Bio

I was born in Huntsville and raised in Limestone County. I am married with three adult children and three spoiled dogs.  Outside of school, I enjoy reading and working outside in our yard and on our farm. 

Education

  • Educational Specialist Degree – University of West Alabama – Instructional Leadership
  • Educational Administration Certification – Alabama A&M University
  • Masters of Education –  Alabama A&M University - Elementary Education – Reading Specialist
  • Bachelors of Education –Athens State University -  Elementary Education
  • Associates of Science – Calhoun Community College – Accounting

Experience

  • Principal – Chapman School – June 2016  
  • Principal – Westlawn Middle School - July 2015 – June 2016
  • Freshman Academy Administrator – Lee High School July 2012 – June 2015
  • Interim Principal – Johnson High School - August 2011 – June 2012
  • Assistant Principal – Johnson High School – June 2011 – August 2011
  • Assistant Principal – Westlawn Middle School – January 2011 – June 2011
  • Curriculum Specialist – Westlawn Middle School – July 2006 – January 2011
  • 6th Grade Teacher – Westlawn Middle School –  August 2002 – June 2006