About Teacher App

Phone: 256-772-2547


Degrees and Certifications:

M.A. in Educational Leadership B.S. in Secondary Education, Language Arts A.S. in Education

Mrs. Amy Thaxton

Amy Thaxton is in her 19th year at Bob Jones. Mrs. Thaxton is serving in her 9th year as the Assistant Principal of Instruction. She takes great pride in Bob Jones academically, as well as the arts and athletic programs. She has the opportunity to partner with some amazing teachers on best classroom practices to impact student achievement. 

Mrs. Thaxton is a product of Madison City Schools as she attended West Madison, Madison, Liberty, and BJHS. She is an extremely proud 1999 BJHS graduate and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2009. Her experiences at Bob Jones as a student were very positive and helped to prepare her for the future. She is honored to be a part of a wonderful staff that strives for excellence in education, while motivating students to always do their best in any situation, whether in school or in life.

Twitter: @athaxtonBJHS / @BobJonesHigh

Facebook: @BobJonesHighSchool

Website: Bob Jones High School

Husband:  Wade Thaxton (MCS Teacher/Coach)

Children:  Two children in MCS.


  • Bob Jones High School, Assistant Principal of Instruction   2014-present
  • Bob Jones High School, Instructional Partner                      2012-2014
  • Bob Jones High School, English Teacher (HQ)                    2004-2012
    • English 10-12       
    • Bob Jones High School Teacher of the Year (2011-2012)
    • Madison City Schools Secondary Teacher of the Year (2011-2012)
    • ACCESS Distance Learning (online teaching)-English 11   
    • Assistant Softball/Volleyball Coach
    • Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Huddle Coach