Mrs. Markita James-Smith



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Mrs. Markita James-Smith

Graduated from Smiths Station High School in 2001.  Attended Auburn University and received bachelor's degree from Auburn University majoring in Psychology.  Upon graduating from Auburn I became a professional track & field athlete (400mH) for NIKE Athletics for a couple of years.  Once I retired I worked in mental health for 4 years and now I'm excited to be back at my roots!

I started off as a Distance Learning Aide (Credit Recovery/Advancement) for two years, starting in 2015.  I'm thrilled to be starting my 3rd year as a Special Education Teacher!  

I have been married to my husband (Mortez Smith) for 8 years (9 in October 2017) and together we have one child, Brenlin Smith who is 7 and he attends South Smiths Station Elementary School and will be going to the 2nd grade.

WAR EAGLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!