Lacey deShazo

Phone: (205) 228-4090


Degrees and Certifications:

BA from Auburn University Masters from UAB

Lacey deShazo

  • I got a BA in English at Auburn University.
  • I studied Secondary English Education at UAB and received a Masters from there in 2007. 
  • I've been teaching at Hewitt since 2007.
  • In the past, I have been a contributing writer at Book Riot, the largest independent editorial book site in North America.
  • My favorite hobbies are reading (I love literary fiction, horror, romance, and YA), exploring new attractions in the Birmingham area and beyond, exercising (when I get the motivation), watching Netflix, and cooking new dishes. 
  • My two favorite novels are John Steinbeck's East of Eden and Toni Morrison's Beloved.
  • I have served as an Essay Reader/Grader for the national Advanced Placement Literature test.
  • I primarily communicate with students/post work on google classroom. Please feel free to email me with any questions!


Supply Lists for Dual Enrollment English and AP English 12: 


Notebook or binder

Books for the year (students will receive a list on the first day of school)