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Mr. Dwight Figgers

Dwight Figgers

Hello Chieftain Family;

I am Dwight Figgers.  I am a life-long resident of Thomasville, Alabama.  I am married to Joyce (Woods) Figgers.  We have 3 awesome children.  Jamie (20), Ashley (16), and John (14).  We also have 2 very high maintenance Dachshunds, Cookie and Perry.  I am a member of the Thomasville Church of God in Christ where I serve on the Usher Board.

I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education form the University of West Alabama, Master’s Degree in Elementary Education, and Instructional Leadership.  I also have an Educational Specialist Degree in Instructional Leadership from UWA.

My teaching career consist of one year as PE teacher and Head Middle School baseball coach at Jackson Middle School.  I worked two years as a PE teacher at Thomasville Middle School, Head Varsity Girls’ basketball coach, Assistant Baseball Coach, and Assistant Football Coach at Thomasville High.  I taught 5th Grade Language Arts for ten years.  I was the Assistant Principal for seven years.  Previously, I was the Assistant Principal at Sweet Water High School for the past three years. My goal at Chickasaw High School is very simple.  I want our students to be known as good people with quality work ethic.  I good name with proper work ethic can carry you way beyond personal expectations.  I am looking forward to a great school year and thankful to be back doing what I love which is working with children.  GO CHIEFTAINS!!