Message from the AD

  • Welcome to the Athletic Department at Athens High School. Athens Athletics has a long and proud tradition of success. We are committed to high standards as we strive to be a championship institution.

    Our Athletic Department mission is to promote the education and development of students through healthy, balanced and constructive competition. We promote an attitude of discipline, sportsmanship, integrity and leadership to our student-athletes. Our players, coaches and support staff dedicate themselves in making the athletic program a source of pride for the students and the entire Athens community. The Athletic  Department oversees both Athens High and Athens Middle School Athletics in grades 7-12.

    As a part of Athens City Schools, we are commited to the vision of being a community connected by education. In this spirit of One Athens, we sincerely hope our students, boosters, fans and community members will enjoy the journey of Athens Athletics with us. It's great to be a Golden Eagle!

    Mrs. Linda Moore, Athletic Director

Meet the Athletic Director

Phone: 256.874.6211


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in History Certified Athletic Administrator (CAA)

Mrs. Linda Moore

Mrs. Linda Moore serves as the Athletic Director (AD) at Athens HIgh School and Athens Middle School. Mrs. Moore is a Certified as an Athletic Administrator by the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA). She oversees and executes all administrative functions of athletic programs for students in grades 7-12.

Prior to her tenure in Athens City Schools, she worked at Dallas County High School and Bibb County Junior High School. During this time, she served as a classroom teacher, Graduation Coach, Dropout Prevention Specialist, Assistant Athletics Director, Athletics Director, Basketball and Volleyball Coach.

She is proud to serve as Athens City Schools Athletic Director. Working with students has been her lifelong dream. Mrs. Moore says seeing them excel academically, athletically and in life, brings great joy. She believes all students can learn in their own capacity, and that it takes a community to ensure success for students.