Phone: 205-228-4000


Degrees and Certifications:

United States Military Academy, B.S. Geography University of Southern Mississippi, M.Ed. Educational Leadership Samford University, Ed.S. Educational Leadership ALSDE Educational Leadership MSDE Secondary Chemistry

Mr. Aaron King

Mr. Aaron King is the husband to his lovely wife Kristen and father to his three daughters, Elizabeth, Rachel, and Rebecca. 2023-24 is his first year at Hewitt-Trussville High School as principal. Prior to his current position he was the Principal of Huntsville High School for eight years, Principal of Huntsville Middle School for three years and the HCS Director of Operations for one year. Mr. King is a lifelong learner and credits his accomplishments to the lessons taught to him by his family, his teachers, and his time in the Army.

Born the first of three children he entered the Army after graduating from the United States Military Academy at West Point. There he learned the values of Duty, Honor, Country. After West Point, he entered the Army as a Field Artillery officer. After his time in the military, he decided to settle down and start a family. He entered his educational career as a chemistry teacher and has enjoyed working with students ever since.

In his spare time Mr. King enjoys spending time with his family. You will see him at the various Husky games after school, or at one of the amazing theatrical shows, choir concerts or band concerts. He believes every student deserves a high-quality education. He is also a big believer in student voice within the school and makes it a high priority to listen to the students.