Assistant Principal

Phone: (313) 866-7233


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Elonka Kenyatta

For the past ten years, Mrs. Kenyatta served in various educational roles. As a Dallas native, she began her career as a Dallas Independent School District teacher in 2012. She relocated to Detroit in 2018 and joined the DPSCD in 2019 as the 3rd grade ELA Master Teacher at Fisher Magnet Lower Academy. The following year, she transitioned into the role of a Literacy Coach on Special Assignment (LCOSA). Mrs. Kenyatta maintained that position until she transferred to the Literacy Intervention Team as a Training & Support Coordinator in December 2021.

With the range of experience and passion for quality education that Mrs. Kenyatta posses, she is eager to add to the extraordinary work being done at Fisher Magnet Upper Academy by our students and staff. She is committed to supporting teachers, school personnel, parents, and community members to ensure our students achieve their full potential and are well prepared for the next phase of their educational career.