School Staff

School Leader

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Michael R. Jackson 

School Leader

Michael R. Jackson has been with The Leona Group for over twenty years, serving in a wide array of leadership roles. Prior to joining The  Detroit Public Safety Academy in 2021 as school leader, Mr. Jackson worked at Academy for Business and Technology as a behavior coordinator. He previously served in the roles of school leader and teacher for a number of our schools throughout his time with The Leona Group. He earned his degrees from Eastern and Central Michigan Universities. Mr. Jackson is most looking forward to interacting with students personally, so if you haven’t met Mr. Jackson, be sure to come by and say hi!

Teaching Staff

Jasmine Arnold

Math Interventionist

Sean Coston


Sandra Dennis

MTSS Counselor

Jeffrey Hoag

Social Studies Teacher

Latonia Gee

Drop Out Preventionist Coordinator

Kaitlyn Long

Science Teacher

Alexandria Von Ausdall


Sherida Sargent

Electives Teacher

Relmar Duffy

Reading Interventionist

Tasaun Zeigler

Phys Ed. Teacher 


Additional Staff

Dawn Nelson

Office Staff

Sheldon Richard


Bernard Stephens


Cody Lown

Instructional Coach

Pamela Johnson



Lanice Glenn

Food Service

Ronald Booth

Attendance Coordinator

Jenorris Jackson

Behavior Interventionist &

Dean of Students

Alan Gee

LRE Aide

Shacora Gee

Special Education Aide