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Sheila Price


I am happy to continue to serve as the Principal of Hightower Elementary School.   Hightower has made great accomplishments over past years and has a great reputation of success.  As a team, we will continue the great work that has been started and we will ensure that our students are equipped with the skills necessary to be successful in middle school, high school, and beyond. This will require that everyone is committed and dedicated to our purpose.  As a school we will focus on giving our students our absolute best everyday to ensure that they have a successful and prosperous school year.  

Assistant Principal

Dr. Laurie Jackson

Dr. Laurie Jackson has served as an educator for the DeKalb County School District since 2001. She served as a teacher leader before being promoted to the position of Academic Coach, and Instructional Specialist. Dr. Jackson holds a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of West Georgia. She also earned a Specialist and Doctoral Degree in Educational Leadership from Argosy University. 

"I am honored to have the opportunity to serve as the Assistant Principal of Instruction for  Hightower Elementary School." It is truly a special place, and I am very excited to be a part of the Hightower family. Dr. Jackson said, "My passion for education involves being committed to helping all students to become lifelong learners and to reach their full potential. The principal, staff, and community are very dedicated to ensuring the success of the students and school.  I look forward to working alongside of all stakeholders as we strive collaboratively towards the mission of preparing our students to achieve continuous growth and progress."


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