Phone: 256-464-3614


Degrees and Certifications:

I attended Alabama A&M University and earned both my bachelors degree in elementary education and my masters degree in education administration. I have also earned my Education Specialist (Ed.S) degree in curriculum and instruction from Middle Tennessee State University.

Mr. Rodney Richardson


I have 23 years experience as an educator in the Madison City School system.  I taught 5th grade math at Liberty Middle School for 3 years and 4th grade at Heritage Elementary School for 4 years.  Additionally, I was assistant principal at Liberty Middle School for 5 years before becoming principal at Horizon Elementary School in 2009.


I am a native of Cleveland, Ohio.  I arrived in Huntsville to attend Alabama A&M University where I played basketball from 1992 - 1996 under the leadership of Coach Vann Pettaway.  I enjoy working with children on a daily basis and in my free time I like to golf and read. I have a beautiful wife Beth and a daughter named Jaylin.