Tate Thigpen
Mississippi Studies / Health

Tate grew up in Jackson and attended Jackson Academy, where he graduated in 1988. He earned a Bachelor's Degree from Mississippi College and Masters Degree from Belmont University in Nashville, TN (2007). Tate has been teaching and coaching since 2005. His first 8 years in education were in Metro Nashville Public Schools (Antioch, Overton and Hillsboro) where he coached Football, Track and Girls Basketball. The last two years he coached Football and Track at Lewisburg High School in Desoto County, MS. Tate's wife Suzanne works at Ole Miss and daughter Kathleen (10) is in fifth grade at Oxford University School. They are currently living in Oxford.

Course Description
Mississippi Studies - History of the State of Mississippi, its Government and its people.
Contemporary Health - Survey of the human body, its functions and how to keep it healthy.

Teaching in New Albany since 2015



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AEST

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English

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Family & Consumer Science

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Stephanie Cayson
Math

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Special Education

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Science

Heather Ferrell
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Lydia Harding
Math

Corie Hill
Special Education

Jake Hill
Drivers Education / Coach

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Heidi Jennings
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Mary Margaret King
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English

Phillip Laney
Chemistry

Curt Langley
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Early Childhood

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Jim Muncie | Twitter
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Mary Beth Muncie

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Christy Paul
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Brett Pierce
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Evan Pounds
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Major Luis Prejean

ROTC

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Rick Robbins | Twitter
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Stephanie Gregg
English

Chris Russell
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Scotty Shettles
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Betty Short | Twitter
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Allie Speck | Twitter
Math

Kaylee Stanton
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Rheakesha Vaughn
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April Voyles
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Micha Washington
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Amy Welborn
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Kevin Wigington
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