Welcome to DeSoto Central Elementary!
My name is Lisa Duke. I am proud to be the Principal at DeSoto Central Elementary and feel honored to serve our school and community. I am originally from Louisiana but have called Mississippi home for the past twenty-five years. I have four amazing children, two wonderful sons-in-law, and two precious grandchildren. I earned my bachelor’s degree from Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, MS, and my master’s degree from Delta State in Cleveland, MS. I have 25 years of experience in DeSoto County Schools and am in my 10th year as principal of DCES. I am honored to be a part of the Jaguar Nation!Sincerely,
“Knowing and Growing Students”