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Bianca Hamilton, Principal

Welcome to DESA! We are a K-8 Special Interest Magnet School!  
All of our students participate in the arts. 
We are here to open the doorways of learning for our students
through the academics and the arts!
Click "About Us" on the right for more information about our school. 

Years at DESA: 2013 to present
Education: BA - Michigan State University, Certification - Brenau University,  & M.ED - Georgia State University (UGA - Leadership certification add-on )
Assistant Principal
Dr. Bailey
Dr. Anissa Bailey
Assistant Principal 

Contact Dr. Bailey for you questions or concerns about: 
Discipline, Testing, Scheduling, Grades, or Exceptional Education

Years at DESA: 2019 to present
Education: BS - Georgia College, Ed.S - Albany State University, & EdD - Argosy University


Jessie Carr
Counselor Grades K-5
Contact Ms. Carr for any information about 504s

Year at DESA: 2008 to present
Education: BSW, MSW, & Ed.S - University of Georgia

 William Holley
Counselor Grades 6-8

Yeas at DESA: 2020 to present
Education: BA - Emory University, MS - Georgia State University, Certification - University of West Georgia, & Ed.S - Lincoln Memorial University

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