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.
My name is Mary-Beirne Vela, I was born in Huntsville, Alabama but have lived in several other states (Colorado, Georgia, Florida, and New York). I relocated back to Huntsville in 2015 after living else where for 26 years. I am married (22 years) with four children. My two daughters are currently attending Huntsville City Schools and my two boys are attending colleges away in Florida and Pennsylvania. My childhood dream was to be a teacher – for various reasons I did not fulfill that dream until receiving my Masters in New York where I finally got to make the career change that now has me exactly where I have always wanted to BEE: a McDonnell Busy Bee Collaborative (Special Education) Teacher.
Masters of Education, Mercy College
Bachelors of Science in Child Development, Florida State University
Class A, Early Childhood Education P-3; Class A Elementary Education, Class A Collaborative Special Education Teacher K-6; Class A Early Childhood Special Education P-3