All Schools Transitioning to Remote

All Huntsville City Schools will transition to remote learning beginning Monday, Jan. 24 through Friday, Jan. 28. Students will return to campus on Monday, Jan. 31. HCS is joining school systems across North Alabama in transitioning to remote learning due to the impacts of COVID-19 and staffing availability. This decision helps ensure instruction can continue safely and effectively.  Click the More Information button below for additional details and instructions.

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Gary Copeland

I'm a fun-loving teacher who cares about the students. My wife, "Sweetie," and I have been blessed with four (now grown) children and two grandchildren. I serve as one of the elders in a local church and lead Spanish-speaking missionary trips for preaching and teaching.
Bachelor's degree in Spanish, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Master's degree in speech-language pathology, bilingual emphasis, University of Texas at Austin
--Certificate of Clinical Competence, American Speech-Language and Hearing Association
Alabama license
--Class A Teaching Certificate in Speech and Language Impairment
256.428.7280 X177
Special Education
Before coming to the schools in 2015, I had worked for 23 years providing therapy in a variety of settings, including clinics, outpatient facilities, hospitals, nursing homes, and home health, as well as serving as a clinical supervisor at Alabama A&M University for four years.