Degrees and Certifications:

Scott McMickin, Assistant Principal

Background:  Mr. McMickin has been in education for 20 plus years.  He has taught in the Tuscaloosa County, Madison County, and Huntsville City School Systems.  He first came to Sparkman High School in 2003, where he taught Marine Biology and coached varsity football.  He left Sparkman in 2008 and went to Huntsville High School for 3 ½ years. He returned to Sparkman Nine in January of 2012 to teach Pre AP Biology.  Receiving his administration degree in 2013, he has been at the Central Office for one year and has been an Assistant Principal for the rest. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Alabama where he served as a football manager for the Crimson Tide.  He received a Master’s in Instructional Leadership from Samford University. His wife Debbie teaches English and they live in the Harvest/Monrovia area.

Philosophy:  I believe that school is not the end, it is only the start of being a life-long learner.  Our job is to make sure that students are prepared for that process, regardless of where that takes them when their high school days are over.