Donna Finch

I am honored to be the principal at Daniel Pratt Elementary School. This school has a wonderful history of excellence. We strive towards maintaining this standard of excellence through hard work, quality instruction, and providing resources that help all of our students achieve success.


Personal Mission Statement: I want my life to reflect God and not myself. My mission is to serve and help people in any way that I can. It is my hope that my work will have a lasting impact for the advancement of others.


Prattville Elementary School: 3rd grade self-contained teacher

Daniel Pratt Elementary School: 3rd grade self-contained teacher

Autaugaville School: 6th grade math, social studies, science teacher and 5th grade self-contained teacher.

Billingsley School: Assistant Principal

Marbury High School: Principal

Daniel Pratt Elementary School: Principal


High School: Grace Baptist School

Bachelor's Degree: Auburn University Montgomery (Elementary and Early Childhood Education)

Master's Degree: Troy University Montgomery (Elementary Education)

Instructional Leadership Certification: Auburn University Montgomery

I have also taken additional master's level classes in the areas of reading and mathematics, gone through the Huntsville Space and Rocket training for teachers, I was an Alabama Reading Initiative Presenter, and I have been part of many other workshops as a presenter and participant.



I am blessed to have a wonderful family. My husband, David, works at International Paper as a supervisor in the Power House. My step-son Dave and his wife Leslie live in Altoona, Alabama. They have two beautiful children, Emma Grace and Kade. My other step-son Lane and his wife Shanna live in Randolph, Alabama. They have two beautiful daughters named Lilyann and Laykin. My daughter Brittany lives in Canton, Georgia.  She serves as the church administrator at Embrace Church.  My daughter Hannah and her husband Michael live in Birmingham.  Michael is a pharmacist and Hannah is the Head Volleyball Coach at Briarwood Christian School.