Phone: 256-464-3614


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Demetria Freeman


Welcome to Horizon Elementary! I am excited and honored to serve as the Principal of such a warm, welcoming, and dedicated faculty & staff. This is my 21st  year in education. Prior to joining the Horizon family, I served as a Special Education Teacher, Reading Coach, School Counselor, and Assistant Principal. I absolutely love teaching and learning! I love pouring into others and sharing my knowledge and experience. 


  • Bachelor's - Speech-Language Pathology- Alabama A&M University 
  • Master's- Special Education K-6- Alabama A&M University 
  • Master's -School Counseling P-12- University of West Alabama 
  • Ed.S.- Administration & Supervision- Middle Tennessee State University 
  • Certification-Instructional Leadership- Jacksonville State University
  • Ed.D. - Instructional Leadership - Nova Southeastern University

I am married with twin 8-year-old boys that keep me busy! I am looking forward to another school year filled with building new relationships and leaving a legacy that inspires others.