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. She recently earned the distinction of National Board Certified Teacher.


Mrs. Hughes has twelve years of experience as a classroom teacher, and the 2023-2024 school year will mark her tenth 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 nineteen years, and they have three wonderful children: Ethan, who is fifteen, Alyssa, who is eleven, and Reece, who is nine. 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!