Mrs. Leslie Hughes

Phone: (256) 837-3735


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts and English, The University of Alabama in Huntsville Master of Arts in English with a Class A Teaching Certificate, The University of Alabama in Huntsville

Mrs. Leslie Hughes

English Language Arts

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Mrs. Hughes attended The University of Alabama in Huntsville and earned her bachelor's degree in Communication Arts and English and her master's degree in English Language Arts with a Class A Teaching Certificate.


Mrs. Hughes has nine years of experience as a classroom teacher, and the 2020-2021 school year will mark her seventh year working for Madison City Schools. She has experience teaching grades 6-12 and at the postsecondary level.  


Mrs. Hughes has been married to her husband Jason for sixteen years and they have three wonderful children: Ethan, who is twelve, Alyssa, who is eight, and Reece, who is six. She also has one fur baby--her dog Alf. In her spare time, Mrs. Hughes enjoys reading, traveling, gardening, going to theme parks, and spending time with friends and family. She looks forward to a great year at Discovery Middle School and getting to know each of her students!