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AISA has been serving independent schools in Alabama since 1970.

Hall of Fame

AISA Hall of Fame Nominations – Due no later than January 31, 2017- The Hall of Fame Committee voted unanimously on April 13, 2005, to sponsor the Hall of Fame induction every two years.   The next Hall of Fame Induction will be held in 2017, date and place TBA.  Entries for the 2017 induction are being accepted until January 31, 2017. 

According to Hall of Fame guidelines, nominees should have 15 years of APSA/AISA affiliation.  However, if you would like to recommend a person who has served in an APSA and/or AISA school for any length of time, you may send the name of the person, short bio sketch, and the contact person who would fill out the nomination form, to the AISA office, Attention: Mrs. Karim Oaks, Chair of the Hall of Fame Committee. 

The deadline for all nominee applications/nomination form and all supporting materials is no later than January 31, 2017.  Please call Sara at the AISA office, 334-833-4080, for application/nomination forms/ materials.


  • Rufus Bethea, Jr., Retired AAIS Executive Director
  • Angela Carpenter, Crenshaw Christian Academy
  • Ted Copland, Pickens Academy
  • Lt. Col. Jeffrey Damron, Lyman Ward Military Academy
  • Billy Hamilton, Clarke Preparatory School
  • John Johnson, South Choctaw Academy
  • Karim Oaks, Morgan Academy
  • Dr. Don Roberts, Lee-Scott Academy
  • Rodger Robison, Clarke Preparatory School
  • James Sampley, Fort Dale Academy
  • Timothy Smith, Cornerstone Christian School
  • Ricky Ward, III, The Lakeside School

Benefits of Membership

Member schools have voluntarily joined the AISA and follow the guidelines and standards in order to provide a quality school and in order to provide a quality school program.

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