Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Danessa Barr
Danessa Barr is the principal of Varennes Elementary. She previously served as assistant principal at Nevitt Forest Elementary. She has also been a 5th-grade teacher as well as the instructional facilitator in Anderson 5. Mrs. Barr says, “Working as an educator has been a dream of mine, and I am thankful I can fulfill that dream every day.” Mrs. Barr attended Lander University where she earned her undergraduate degree in Elementary Education. She graduated from Anderson University with a Master of Administration and Supervision.
Mrs. Barr is married to her husband, Joseph Barr. Together they have one son, Jaxon and a dog, Cinnamon. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, thrifting, and dancing.