Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Biology from Augusta University M.A.T. in Secondary Biology Education from Augusta University Ed.S in Advanced Educational Innovation from Augusta University Gifted Endorsement From Augusta University

Ms. Desire Rohde

Ms. Rohde is a graduate of Grovetown High School and Augusta University. Ms. Rohde attained a Bachelors of Science in General Biology and a Masters of Arts in Teaching in 2018. Ms. Rohde returned to Augusta University in 2021 to attain a Specialist in Education in Advanced Educational Innovation and a Gifted Education Endorsement. 


Ms. Rohde's passion is for science education, literacy and STEAM education. Her favorite courses in college included Molecular Pathology, Animal Behavior, and Physics. Ms. Rohde is also passionate about reading and writing, and believes that literacy skills are important for every student, no matter their career aspirations. Ms. Rohde is passionate about incorporating cross-curricular connections into her classroom and prefers to teach science through the lens of art, social justice, and literacy.  

In her free time, Ms. Rohde can be found reading a good book, playing piano, or playing video games. 

This is Ms. Rohde's fifth year teaching at the Academy of Richmond County. Ms. Rohde is very excited to work with all of her students this year, and provide a safe, fun learning environment for her students to thrive in. Ms. Rohde is especially excited to be moving forward and trying new things in the classroom after the restrictions of teaching during a pandemic the last three years. 


Please feel free to contact Ms. Rohde with any questions or concerns about class. 

Ms. Rohde can be reached at: