Dr. Angela Harris

Phone: (205)379-4800


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Angela Harris

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Dr. Harris received a Bachelor of Arts and Master’s Degree in English Education from Alabama A&M University.  Dr. Harris, a life-long learner, continued her graduate studies at the University of Montevallo, receiving an Educational Specialist Degree in Teacher Leadership. As an ever-evolving professional, she expanded her scope of knowledge by attending Samford University, earning an Educational Doctorate Degree in 2012.

As the Principal of Minor Community School, Dr. Harris has been making notable strides to move the school from a low-performing school to a model high-performing school in the school district, city and state. She has facilitated and presented at conferences locally and statewide. Throughout her 24 years as a professional educator and administrator, her success has been highly attributed to building positive and meaningful relationships within the community.  Her life philosophy is “When you value people, you will yield positive results.” Dr. Harris prides herself on always putting the best interest of the students first.

 Dr. Harris has one son, Hasan Abdullah, a senior at the United States Naval Academy.


Alabama A&M University- Graduate Student Educator (English)

Minor Jr. High (Currently Minor Community School)- Teacher (English, Debate, Creative Writing; 3 years)

Minor High School- Teacher (English and Debate; 6 years)

Jefferson County School District- Supervisor (Student Services; 10 years)