Principal's Corner
Mrs.  Kathy  Smallwood

Principal Kathy Smallwood

Phone: 251-861-3864 

I have been with the Mobile County School System for twenty-three years. My degrees and certifications are listed below.

Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education form the University of South Alabama with a certification in early childhood and K-12 reading.

Master’s Degree from the University of South Alabama in Counseling.

Education Specialist in Administration from the University of West Alabama

Administrative Certification from the University of South Alabama

I love Mobile County and serving our students. My husband and I have three grown children, currently one grandchild (one is on the way), and two dogs.

If you need anything or I can help with anything, please don’t hesitate to call or email me.

A Message from your Principal

Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year at Dauphin Island Elementary! I want to welcome you back to school and assure you that we will provide your child with every opportunity for success in a nurturing, challenging, supportive environment that allows all children to thrive and be successful. Our teachers are outstanding and provide differentiated instruction that meets each child’s needs while also providing the rigorous College and Career standards needed for success. We have an outstanding community that partners with us to help our children reach their goals. I am thrilled to be a part of the team of educators here at Dauphin Island who will provide an active learning environment that both engages and challenges our students. I look forward to working with each of you! Thank you for all that you do to help make these learning opportunities possible! Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns.

Thank you again!      

Kathy Smallwood