Mr. Shane Jones, Head Principal
We welcome you to the 2022-2023 school year. When selecting courses, we ask that you confer with the counselors who will help you select the right courses for your specific needs. If the administration can help you in any way, please let us know.
Make use of the regulation handbook so that you will be properly informed of the policies, procedures, and organization of the school.
Let us work together to ensure that we have the best school year possible.
Shane Jones, a 1997 graduate of Southaven High School, is very excited to serve as Principal of DeSoto Central High School.
Mr. Jones received his Bachelor of Arts in Education from the University of Mississippi and a Masters Degree of Educational Leadership from Delta State University.
He taught Social Studies and Computer Discovery for four years at DeSoto Central Middle School where he also coached softball, basketball, and track. For three years he served as Assistant Principal at Southaven Middle School followed by serving as an Assistant Principal for two years at SHS before being named Principal at Southaven High School.
Mr. Jones is married to Amanda and the father of three, Luke, Aaron, and Lyla Cate. His family attends Getwell Church, and his interests include hunting, golfing, and watching Ole Miss football.