"Education is the most powerful weapon which

  you can use to change the world"

~Nelson Mandela

Mrs. Donaldson

Principal Dana Donaldson is a native of the Pickering Community.  She is a 1994 PHS graduate and a 1997 graduate of Northwestern State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Education.  She has a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership. Mrs. Donaldson spent 11 ½ years in the classroom. She has taught 1st, 5th, 7th, and 8th grades, and was Title I coordinator for PHS.  She has recently been the Assistant Principal at PHS for seven years. She has been married for 19 years to Jay Donaldson and have two sons, Connor and Jace.
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Mr. Higgs


A native of Winnfield, Louisiana, Kenny Higgs has been teaching 33 years at Pickering High School. He is currently the Curriculum Coordinator and a Teacher Leader at PHS. He is a graduate of Northwestern State University in Natchitoches. His favorite pastime is taking care of his two nieces, Raelynn and Anna Claire Bartlett.