DPBR COVID- 19 Response

Democracy Prep Baton Rouge is committed to continuing education and fighting for equity alongside our family in North Baton Rouge. During this time, you can find all information about our Distance Learning plans on the Distance Learning page and under the News section on our home page.

Do not hesitate to reach out and call our school for any questions or concerns you may have during this time. We will continue to partner with you in every way possible. You can still reach our Front Office at 225-372-2037 or email dpbr_info@democracyprep.org.

Our Story

Education in Baton Rouge is changing, with more choices for all families. More options will mean better results for our children. Democracy Prep Baton Rouge is a part of that change. We are part of Democracy Prep Public Schools, a network of high performing charter schools with a proven track record of success in New York and New Jersey. 100% of our graduates go to college. This, combined with a founding team with deep roots in Baton Rouge, will make us a successful school that’s here to stay.

 


EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 

Michelle Gieg

GRADES SERVED
K – 8

The DREAM Team

The Democracy Prep Baton Rouge DREAM team is composed of the best educators in the world.

Elementary School

ANDREA BROWDER

Kindergarten Teacher and Grade Level Leader

STEVEN DILLARD

Kindergarten Teacher

TREY FLUELLEN

1st Grade Teacher and Grade Level Leader

JORDAN HOOKER

1st Grade Teacher

MOLLY MEANS

K-1 Reading Teacher

Trinity Givens

K-1 Math Teacher

SHANTEL REYNARD

2nd Grade ELA Teacher and Grade Level Leader

JACQUELYN ANTHONY

2nd Grade Math Teacher

KYNDIA BURTON

3rd Grade Teacher

DAISHA WASHINGTON

3rd Grade Teacher

IRIELLE WASHINGTON

4th Grade Teacher and Grade Level Leader

GABBY RAGONESI

5th Grade Teacher and Grade Level Leader

MARYAM MUHAMMAD

5th Grade Teacher

KATHERINE UDELL

K-2 Science and Social Studies Teacher

TAVIDEE HOSKINS

3-5 Science and Social Studies Teacher and 3rd Grade Level Leader

QUINTON DIXON

K-5 Arts Teacher

SARA LAURELLI

K-5 PE Teacher

TRACI BROUSSARD

2-3 ACT Teacher

DRUSCILLA DYER

4-5 ACT Teacher

Middle School

DYNASTY WILLIAMS

6th Grade Math Teacher

KIRSTIN CAMPO

6th Grade ELA Teacher

CHRISTINA MYLES

7th Grade Math Teacher and Grade Level Leader

JONAH GREENAWALT

7th Grade ELA Teacher

ATTALLAH FLUCAS

8th Grade ELA Teacher and Grade Level Leader

EMILY HINSHAW

8th Grade Math Teacher

AARON HAYNES

6-8 Science and Social Studies Teacher

CAMERON HERTZOCK

6-8th Grade ACT Teacher

RENALDO LEE

6-8th Grade ACT Teacher

SAFIIYY RA'OOF

6-8th Grade Music Teacher

Campus Leadership

ASHLEY LIVINGSTON

Principal

HANNAH TWILLMAN

Assistant Principal

Michelle Gieg

Executive Director

KELI SWEARINGEN

Director of Curriculum and Instruction

DEVON CAMAROTA

LeaderU Resident and 6th Grade Level Leader

Scholar Support

SHANA TIDWELL

ACT Manager and Coordinator

CHERYLLYNN STORY

Paraprofessional

JERMESHA NORMAN

Paraprofessional

MAURICE VANCE

Dean of Culture and Athletic Director

STORY BAQUET

DREAM Coach and 3rd Grade Level Leader

DARIUS JOHNSON

DREAM Coach

Campus Operations

JON HARSCH

Director of Operations

EMILY URBAN

Data and Technology Manager

CHRISTOPHER MCKINLEY

Family Impact Manager

TREMETRIS SHAVERS

Receptionist and Ops Associate

DPBR Board of Directors

Eddrick Martin

Board Chairperson

Emily Campbell

Board Vice-Chair

Camille Lamond

Board Treasurer

Sidni Shorter

Johnathan Landor

Jake T. Henry III

Johnny A. Manela

Amy Cable

Terrence D. Redmond

D'Andra Odom

Board Meeting Dates for 20-21 School Year

• Tuesday, August 4th
• Tuesday, September 1st
• Tuesday, October 6th
Friday, December 11th*
Wednesday, December 16th**
• Tuesday, February 2nd
• Tuesday, March 2nd
• Tuesday, April 6th
• Tuesday, May 4th
• Tuesday, June 1st

*Friday, December 11th, Board Retreat: 12:00-5:00pm
** Wednesday, December 16th, Special Board Meeting: 4:30-5:00pm

All meetings will be called to order at 6:00 p.m. CT via Zoom. Zoom details are listed on the board agenda.

   LA’s Open Meeting Law

Contact the Democracy Prep Baton Rouge School Board at dpbr_info@democracyprep.org

Louisiana Legislative Auditor

Any agency or entity as defined in La. R.S. 24:513 that receives state or local government funds should use the form in the link below to report known or suspected losses of public funds or other illegal activity to the Legislative Auditor’s Office.

To report a fraud go to this link: https://www.lla.la.gov/report-fraud/