Return to In-Person Learning Five Days per Week

Huntsville City Schools (HCS) leaders announced plans during Thursday night’s board of education work session for traditional students to return to school Mondays through Fridays for the second nine weeks beginning Monday, Oct. 26, 2020.  To find out more, please click the more information button below:

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James I Dawson Elementary
(256) 428-7500   |   
(256) 428-7501   |   
5308 Mastin Lake Road

Belissa Howard

I was born in Alabama and raised Atlanta, Ga. I am married and a mother of 3 children do keep me and my husband extremely busy. I am an 19 year veteran in Huntsville City Schools. I received a dual certification in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from Alabama A&M University as well as a Master's in Early Childhood from Alabama A&M University. I am currently working to obtain my Master's in Instructional Leadership from The University of West Alabama.
Education: 
BA- Alabama A&M University- Early Childhood/Elementary Dual
MA-Alabama A&M University- Early Childhood
Certifications: 
Class A, Early Childhood (057)
Grade Level: P-3
Early Childhood Education (0H5)

Class B, Elementary (75A)
Grade Level: K-6
Elementary Education (0N1)

Class B, Early Childhood (056)
Grade Level: P-3
Early Childhood Education (0H5)

Highly Qualified-Core Academic Subjects, Including Reading (0H5) ; Grades: P-3
Phone: 
2564287360
Department: 
Administration/Staff

Email:
belissa.howard@hsv-k12.org