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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Christie O'Connor

I have been teaching with Huntsville City Schools for 25 years, 24 of which have been in Kindergarten. I am a native Huntsvillian and a Grissom High School graduate. My husband and I have two children, our married son works locally in the banking industry, and our daughter attends the University of North Alabama. When I'm not at school I enjoy spending time with my family.

I have the best job in the world. I get to make a difference in the life of a child daily. I strive to create an atmosphere that encourages curiosity and determination. Our classroom is a place where students feel respected, important, cared for and believed in. Together, we celebrate each other’s success and inspire each other to be the best that we can be.
Education: 
B.S., Early Childhood - Athens State College
M.A., Early Childhood - Alabama A&M
Certifications: 
Class A, Early Childhood, P-3
Class B, Early Childhood, P-3
Highly-Qualified Teacher: Core Academic Subjects, Including Reading ; Grades: P-3
Phone: 
256-428-7460
Grade: 
K
Experience: 
2002-Present: Kindergarten, Weatherly Heights Elementary
1994-2001: Kindergrten, Ridgecrest Elementary School
1993-1994: First Grade, Farley Elementary School

Email:
Christie.Oconnor@hsv-k12.org