Phone: 205-871-8191 ext. 7436


Degrees and Certifications:

Mountain Brook City Schools Performance Award Winner, 2020 Certified Academic Language Therapist, August 2018 Post Masters Certification from University of Alabama at Birmingham, Educational Leadership July 2018 MAE from University of Alabama at Birmingham, Collaborative Teacher December 2016 BS from Birmingham-Southern College, Collaborative Education May 2014

Mrs. Cynthia Hicks

Mrs. Hicks is excited about beginning her fourth year as the Literacy Coach at Mountain Brook Elementary.  This will be her eighth year at MBE, having previously taught in the special education department for four years.  Before joining the MBE family, Mrs. Hicks spent 2 years teaching special education in Trussville, AL.  Mrs. Hicks attended Birmingham-Southern College, and graduated in 2014 with a degree in Collaborative Education.  She received her Masters in Collaborative Teaching in December 2016, and a certificate in Educational Leadership in July 2018, both from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  Mrs. Hicks is passionate about literacy, multi-sensory learning, and supporting all learners.  She received her CALT (Certified Academic Language Therapist) certificate in August 2018.  Mrs. Hicks looks forward to working alongside teachers, students, and parents to make the 2023-2024 school year the best it can be.  Go Lancers!