Meet Your Principal
We would like to welcome our new Principal, Mrs. Julie Pool, to the Mt. Carmel family. This is her nineteenth year as an educator with Madison County Schools. Mrs. Pool began her career in education as a special education teacher at Monrovia Elementary; she then moved to Endeavor Elementary, where she served as a special education teacher and an assistant principal for 6 years. She then accepted a position as a resource specialist for our district-level special education department. She served Mt. Carmel in that position for 3 years. For the past 4 years, Mrs. Pool has been a member of the Buckhorn family serving as the Assistant Principal at Riverton Elementary School.
Mrs. Pool has been married to her wonderful husband, Glyn, for 22 years. They have 2 beautiful daughters, Ashlee and Bethany. Mrs. Pool received her Bachelor of Science degree in Counseling from Old Dominion University in 1997. In 1999, she received her Master of Education degree in Special Education from Alabama A&M University. She earned her Leadership Certification from the University of Alabama in 2004.
As a little girl, Mrs. Pool dreamed of becoming a teacher. She states, "I am living my dream and I absolutely love working with children every day!"
Meet Your Assistant Principal
Mr. Paul Davis has been in the field of education for twenty years. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Athens State University. He later received his master’s degree from the University of Alabama. While teaching in the classroom, Mr. Davis taught mathematics at the middle school level. Sixteen of his nineteen years of teaching and coaching have been spent within the Madison County School System. In 2011, he took on the role of assistant principal at Mt. Carmel Elementary.
Mr. Davis’ wife Monica is also a teacher within the Madison County System. They have two children.