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DeLinda Morris

Art is the essence of Life! Ms. Morris served in the Hamilton County school system in Chattanooga, TN for six years. The vast experience of Ms. Morris includes nonprofit, private business and higher education. Her experience includes a holistic view of Art education and promotes the arts in every academic discipline.
Education: 
Bachelors of Science-Art Education/Alabama A&M University
Master of Arts in Education (k-12) Tusculum College
Master of Arts in Educational Leadership/ Alabama A&M University
Ex
Certifications: 
Class B, Visual Arts, P-12
Phone: 
256-428-8100
Ext. 2809
Grade: 
9
10
11
12
Department: 
Art
Experience: 
During the six years of her role as the Visual Arts Department Chair in Chattanooga, TN, Ms. Morris received "Teacher of the Year" from the downtown Kiwanis club; served as a Humanities Fellow, community liaison and established community partnerships. In 2000, the Visual Arts class designed the Marquis design for the Howard School of Academics and Technology currently displayed at the school. Also, recognition was received while working with Davis Hills middle school as the Art Teacher.

The accomplishments include: "Teacher of the Month", established a character incentive program for 6th-8th-grade students and created original stage designs for plays and community programs. Ms. Morris has served as the Jemison High School Teacher for three years and has received awards for student accomplishments from Redstone Arsenal, NASA and Rosie's International nonprofit organization. The organization recognized Ms. Morris three years consecutively as the Black History Art Teacher of the Year. Also, she received a resolution from Huntsville City schools for her accomplishments. Currently, Ms. Morris received a grant for the Art department for over $20,000.

Email:
delinda.morris@hsv-k12.org