Category Archives: Principals

July 2018 – New And Open Principal Report

School starts on Aug 6, 2018. It is vital that we have qualified leadership at every school.

Principals
5 – Open Principal Vacancies
22 – New Principals
Assistant Principals
13 – Open Assistant Principal Vacancies
11 – New Assistant Principals
June 2018 – New And Open Principal Report

VACANT PRINCIPAL REPORT
Reg Name Current Position Current School New Position New School Reason For Vacancy
1 2 VACANT Principal Henderson Mill ES Mitchell Green (Resigned)
2 2 VACANT Principal Laurel Ridge ES Beth Kyle (Promoted to Coordinator 3)- Region 1
3 2 VACANT Principal Brockett ES Syrenthia Bines-Truitt (Promoted to Coordinator 3) – Region 2
4 2 VACANT Principal Pleasantdale ES Terri Brown –(Promoted to Coordinator 3)– Region 3
5 5 VACANT Principal Toney ES Oliver Dean (Reassigned)

NEW PRINCIPAL REPORT
Reg Name Current Position Current School New Position New School Reason For Vacancy
1 3 Ayesha Grandison Assistant Principal Rockbridge ES Principal Jolly ES Judy Rosemond (Retiring)
2 3 Pattie Lemelle Assistant Principal Clarkston HS Principal Clarkston HS Dr. Michelle Jones promoted to Regional Superintendent-Region 3
3 3 Char-Shenda Covington Assistant Principal Ivy Prep Academy Principal Stone Mountain ES Corey Davidson (Resigned)
4 3 Nicole Bullen Assistant Principal Atlanta Public Schools Principal Hambrick ES Audrey Brooks (Retiring)
5 4 Michael Alexander Assistant Principal Washington DC Principal Chapel Hill MS Lisa McGhee (Promoted to Coordinator 3)
6 4 Tracy Harrell Assistant Principal Atlanta Public Schools Principal Lithonia MS Debra Phillips (Retired)
7 4 Dr. Latashia Searcy Assistant Principal Miller Grove HS Principal Miller Grove HS Matthew Priester – (Resigned)
8 5 Dr. Shelton Bernard Assistant Principal Cedar Grove HS Principal Cedar Grove HS Pamela Benford promoted to Regional Superintendent-Region 6
9 5 Eric Kemp Assistant Principal Bethune MS Principal Bethune MS Myron Broom (Resigned)
10 3 Lisa Watkins Assistant Principal Narvie J. Harris ES Principal Narvie J. Harris ES Dr. Sean Tartt-(Promoted to Regional Superintendent –Region 3
11 1 Yul Roce Toombs Interim Principal International Student Center Principal International Student Center Cheryl Rhodes (Retirement)
12 1 Dr. Donnie Davis Assistant Principal Henderson MS Principal Peachtree MS Brian Heptinstall (Reassigned)
13 2 Lakwanza Fields Assistant Principal Pleasantdale ES Principal Evansdale ES Stephanie Chattman (Resigned)
14 2 Tara Dougherty Assistant Principal Midvale ES Principal Midvale ES Deborah Satterfield (Resigned)
15 3 Cathy Goolsby Assistant Principal Dunaire ES Principal Redan ES Deborah Cowan-Steele (Retired)
16 3 Stephanie Brown-Bryant Assistant Principal Indian Creek ES Principal Indian Creek ES Dr. Antonette Campbell-(Promoted to Coordinator 3)-Region 4
17 3 Sylvia Hall Sanders Principal Atlanta Public Schools Principal Shadowrock ES Viva Jones (Reassigned)
18 3 Dr. Sean Deas Assistant Principal Indian Creek ES Principal Dunaire ES Obelia Hall (Retiring)
19 3 Dr. Wislene John Assistant Principal Atlanta Public Schools Principal Stone Mountain HS Dr. James Jones (Retiring)
20 5 Shaun Wells Academic Coach Flat Shoals ES Assistant Principal McNair ES Brian Bolden (Resigned)
21 5 Marcia Coston-Scott Stephenson HS Assistant Principal Assistant Principal Cedar Grove MS Candace Alexander – Promoted to Coordinator 3-Region 6
22 5 Lakeisha Griffith Southwest DeKalb HS Assistant Principal Former Principal Towers HS Vincent Denson (Reassigned)

Assistant Principal Vacancies
Reg Name Current Position Current School New Position New School Reason For Vacancy
1 1 VACANT Asst Principal Chamblee HS Candace Steadman, Resigned
2 2 VACANT Asst Principal Pleasantdale ES Lakwanza Fields (Promoted to Principal –Evansdale ES)
3 2 VACANT Asst Principal Midvale ES Tara Dougherty (Promoted to Principal-Midvale ES
4 2 VACANT Asst Principal Henderson MS Dr. Donnie Davis – Promoted to Principal at Peachtree
5 2 VACANT Asst Principal Henderson Mill ES Retirement
6 3 VACANT Asst Principal Shadow Rock Center EARNED Allotment
7 3 VACANT Asst Principal Eagle Woods EARNED Allotment
8 3 VACANT Asst Principal Rockbridge ES Ayeshia Grandison promoted to Principal at Jolly ES
9 4 VACANT Asst Principal Narvie J. Harris Lisa Watkins – Promoted to Principal at Narvie J. Harris
10 4 VACANT Asst Principal Lithonia HS Dimetrius Waleed, Reassigned to Clarkston HS
11 5 VACANT Asst Principal Flat Shoals ES Amelia Jefferson, Accepted position as Coordinator of Allotment
12 5 VACANT Asst Principal Bethune MS Eric Kemp promoted to Principal at Bethune MS
13 5 VACANT Asst Principal Cedar Grove HS Dr. Shelton Bernard-Promoted to Principal at Cedar Grove HS

New Assistant Principal Hires
Reg Name Current Position Current School New Position New School Reason For Vacancy
1 2 Louis Mair Assistant Principal Gwinnett County Asst Principal Tucker HS Emanuel Lewis (Reassigned)
2 2 Doryiane Gunter Assistant Principal Atlanta Public School Asst Principal Tucker HS George Green, (Resigned)
3 3 Viva Jones Former Principal Shadow Rock ES Asst Principal Redan HS Freddie Pankey (Reassigned)
4 3 Alex Davis Academic Coach Rockbridge ES Asst Principal Rockbridge ES EARNED Allotment due to redistricting
5 3 Babatunji Ifarinu ELL Success AIC Asst Principal Indian Creek ES Dr. Sean Deas-promoted -Principal at Dunaire ES
6 3 Monica McLester Instructional Support Specialist Indian Creek Asst Principal Indian Creek ES Dr. Stephanie Brown-Bryant promoted to Principal at Indian Creek ES
7 3 Delores Reeves Instructional Support Specialist Clarkston HS Asst Principal Clarkston HS Pattie Lemelle-Promoted to Principal at Clarkston HS
8 4 Mercede Broadwater Academic Coach Stoneview ES Asst Principal Stoneview ES Delicia Stephens, Reassigned to Rock Chapel)
9 4 Arnise Owens Academic Coach Miller Grove HS Asst Principal Miller Grove HS Latashia Searcy (Promoted to Principal)
10 4 Ayana Smith Counselor II Bethune MS Asst Principal Chapel Hill MS Tiffany Sims, Reassigned to Towers HS
11 4 George Robinson Social Studies Teacher Salem MS Asst Principal Salem MS Anderson Spince, Reassigned to Panola Way

June 2018 – New And Open Principal Report

School starts on Aug 6, 2018. It is vital that we have qualified leadership at every school.
15 – Open Principal Vacancies
5 – Open Assistant Principal Vacancies
11 – New Principals
VACANT PRINCIPAL REPORT

Reg. Name Current Position Current School New Position New School Reason For Vacancy
1 2 VACANT Principal Evansdale ES Stephanie Chattman (Resigned)
2 2 VACANT Principal Henderson Mill ES Mitch Green (Resigned)
3 2 VACANT Principal Midvale ES Debra Satterfield (Resigned)
4 3 VACANT Principal Stone Mountain ES Corey Davidson (Reassigned)
5 3 VACANT Principal Shadowrock ES Viva Jones (Reassigned)
6 3 VACANT Principal hambrick ES Audrey Brooks (Retiring)
7 4 VACANT Principal Towers HS Vincent Denson (Reassigned)
8 2 VACANT Principal Laurel Ridge ES Beth Kyle (Promoted to Coordinator – Region 1)
9 2 VACANT Principal Brockett ES Vanessa Vines-Truitt (Promoted to Coordinator – Region 2)
10 2 VACANT Principal Pleasandale ES Terri Brown (Promoted to Coordinator – Region 3)
11 3 VACANT Principal Indian Creek ES Antoinette Campbell (Promoted to Coordinator – Region 4)
12 4 VACANT Principal Champel Hill MS Lisa McGhee (Promoted to Coordinator – Region 5)
13 5 VACANT Principal Cedar Grove MS Candace Alexander (Promoted to Coordinator – Region 6)
14 4 VACANT Principal Narvie J Harris ES Sean Tartt (Promoted – Regional Superintendent)
15 4 VACANT Principal Miller Grove HS Matthew Priester (Resigning)

VACANT ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL REPORT

Reg Name Current Position Current School New Position New School Reason For Vacancy
1 3 VACANT Assist Principal Hambrick ES Tracey Allen (Resigned)
2 3 VACANT Assist Principal Indian Creek ES Sean Deas (Promoted to Principal at Dunarie)
3 3 VACANT Assist Principal Rockbridge ES Ayshia Grandison (Promoted to Prinicpal at Joll ES)
4 5 VACANT Assist Principal Bethune MS Eric Kemp (Promoted to Principal at Bethune MS)
5 3 VACANT Assist Principal Dunaire ES Cathy Goolsby (Promoted to Principal at Redan ES)

NEW PRINCIPAL HIRE REPORT

Reg Name Current Position Current School New Position New School Reason For Vacancy
1 1 Yul Roce Toombs Interim Principal ISC Principal ISC Cheryl Rhodes (Retiring)
2 4 Tracy Harrell Assist Principal Atlanta Public Schools Principal Lithonia MS Debra Phillips (Retiring)
3 3 Sean Deas Assist Principal Indian Creek ES Principal Dunaire ES Obelia Hall (Retiring)
4 3 Wisilene Jones Assist Principal Atlanta Public Schools Principal Stone Mountain HS James Jones (Retiring)
5 3 Ayshia Grandison Assist Principal Rockbridge ES Principal Jolly ES Judy Roseman
6 3 Patti Lamelle Assist Principal Clarkston HS Principal Clarkston HS Michelle Jones (Promoted to Regional Superintendent – Region 3)
7 5 Shelton Bernard Assist Principal Cedar Grove HS Principal Cedar Grove HS Pamela Benford (Promoted to Regional Superintendent – Region 6)
8 1 Donnie Davis Assist Principal Henderson MS Principal Peachtree Charter MS Scott Peinstall (Reassigned)
9 5 Eric Kemp Assist Principal Bethune MS Principal Bethune MS Myron Broom (Resigned)
10 3 Cathy Goolsby Assist Principal Dunaire ES Principal Redan ES Deborah Cowan Steele (Retiring)
11 5 Shun Wells Academic Coach Flat Shoals Principal McNair ES Brian Bolden (Resigned)

DeKalb Schools Principal Selection Process
The Division of Human Capital Management has implemented a process that involves a variety of stakeholders from various levels such as parents, teachers, community members, internal leaders and members from the Superintendent Advisory Committee. This process includes four phases: