Kayla Dearborn
Kayla Dearborn

About the Teacher/Welcome Msg


I am proud to say that I am a product of DeSoto County Schools as well as The University of Mississippi (Hotty Toddy!) I graduated from Southaven High School in 2007, and graduated from The University of Mississippi in 2011 with my Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and minors in History and English.


This is my third year at DCES.  Previously, I taught five years at Shadow Oaks Elementary! I have always wanted to be a teacher, molding and impacting the future of my students. I am honored to be the role model and leader of their music education experience. It is a calling, and I am so blessed to have your child in my class. I have high expectations for every student and strongly believe in parental involvement. If we work together, your child will achieve great things this year!


My name is Kayla Dearborn. I am 29 years old! I love to singing, playing guitar, and helping people reach thier goals. Being a teacher and a mommy are my greatest acheivements. I have been married to Lucas Dearborn for seven years. We have a beautiful daughter, Lily Micah, who is five, and a son who is one! We also have a sweet Boxer, Daisy Mae, who turns 11 in October, and a mischevious Boxer named Desel who is three! We have a cat named Cotton who is one and she just had four baby kittens! I was in band for seven years playing various instruments and was Colorguard captain at SHS for two years. I also sing in the choir at Getwell Road Church! 

Class Schedule




4th & 5th Grade Choir Auditions!   

Attention Parents:

On August 15th, the 4th & 5th Grade Choir Audition Information will be sent home! If you are interested in having your child audition, please read and sign the audition form!

Once I receive it, I will inform your child's homeroom teacher.

Feel free to call the school or email me if you have any questions! (kayla.dearborn@dcsms.org)

Mrs. Dearborn

DCES Music