DCHS Calendar 2017-2018Bell/Lunch Schedule 2017-2018DRESS CODE POLICY 2017-2018District Calendar 2017-2018District Calendar 2018-2019Chromebook Student/Parent ContractORDER YEARBOOKS HERESkywardGoogle MailDCHS Lesson PlanMy Benefits ChannelTime KeeperStar StudentEasy IEPTech RequestSSMS GradebookOdysseywareAimsWeb Academy of ReadingAcademy of MathDiscoverAcademy ManagementDuplicate Diploma RequestAcellusKhan AcademyDCHS Transcript Request FormPBS Learning MediaLiteracy Design CollaborativeIt's All About Adolescent LiteracyGoogle TrainingMICA (TN Practice Portal)TN CompassSAILSJosten's School StoreTeacher Requests in the CafeteriaBreakfast and Lunch MenusFormsSchool StaffClassroom AssignmentsFreshman Summer Reading Outline Guide Typing Practice SoftwareParent SurveyTeacher SurveyStudent SurveySummer School FormDCHS Counseling School CatalogPre-Registration Form Course Catalog 2016-2017Course Request Instructions8th Grade Registration for Incoming Freshman FAFSAJarvis English Reading ListParsley Honors English Page 1Parsley Honors English Page 2Tiger MediaLatest NewsPrincipal's CornerSpotlightHighlightsWeek At A GlanceSchool PublicationsAbout The SchoolFree ACT Prep SitesShmoopClubs & OrganizationsCommunity ServicesSports Baseball Ball ChartsFollett Destiny - BOOKSE-Books and E-ShelfTEL - Tennessee Electronic LibraryINFOTRAC - GALE Power SearchINFOTRAC - Academic One FileEasy MLA CitationCitation MachineDeKalb County Public LibrariesBully Reporting FormTest BlueprintsRanda Practice TestsELA Writing RubricsMath Calculator PoliciesResources for Lesson PlansTesting Related to Student GradeAccessibility Plan
Susan Hinton Staff Photo
Mrs.  Susan  Frazier  Hinton
Adult High School
Phone Icon 615/597/2254      Email Icon   Email

View All Teachers

Education

Bachelor of Science-  Belmont University, Nashville, TN

Masters Degree       -  Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University, Huntsville, AL

Administration and Supervision Certification-   The University of Alabama- Birmingham, AL

Reading Specialist-      Alabama A& M , Huntsville, AL

Further work on EdS Degree

 



Experience

1972-Present

Forty-four years at the end of this school year.



Bio

 

 I graduated from DeKalb County High School and went to college in Nashville at Belmont University.  After graduation, I taught school in Morgan County, AL for twenty-five years and moved back to my hometown of Smithville, TN in 1996.

 After teaching seventh grade English at Dekalb Middle for three years, I was given an opportunity to work in the Dekalb Adult High School.  The Adult High School was a high school GED program when I first started, but over the last eight years we transitioned to a different program--serving anyone who wishes to complete a regular high school diploma.  Any adults living in the county eighteen years older, or seventeen (with special persmission) may attend AHS and take courses necessary to complete their high school secondary diplomas.  The diploma earned will be a regular diploma.  We are no longer a GED or alternative diploma school.

 It's my pleasure to work with many students from seventeen with the oldest graduate to date being in her thirties.  It's never too late to come back to school and get your diploma.  Any interested students may call the guidance department at the high school.  The students have their transcripts sent to the records department and are evaluated based on the standards for graduation when the student started high school.  The guidance counselor will determine how many subjects and what these need to consist of after the records are received.  The student is then reccomended to the DeKalb Adult High School and meet for a conference to enroll.