• Mrs. Carry Gassett



    Principal of Jack G. Desmond Middle School, Carry Gassett, is incredibly excited to create an environment where students feel valued each day they walk on campus and are inspired to learn by teachers and staff that truly care about them. Prior to becoming the Principal at Desmond Middle School Mrs. Gassett served at Madera South High School for 11 years. During her time at Madera South High School she was a Special Education teacher for 5 years and a Vice Principal for 6 years. At MSHS Mrs. Gassett oversaw several departments including Special Education, English, History, Science, and CTE pathways. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Business Management and Organizational Development from Fresno Pacific University, her teaching Credential in Special Education and Single Subject Credential in Health Science from National University, and her Administrative Credential through National University. Carry and her husband, David, have been married for over 20 years. They have two adult children who currently attend Fresno State University. As a family they enjoy sports, traveling, and family game nights.