"Equipping, Empowering and Educating our Students for What Lies Ahead"
231 Court Street
The Superintendent of Education is located across from the historic Benton County Courthouse, just off the town square in Ashland, MS. Normal business hours are 7:30 A. M. to 4:00 P. M. The office closes for lunch daily from 11:00 A. M. to 11:30 A. M. Please note: our office follows the school calendar, and is closed for most school holidays. Summer hours may be abbreviated, but will be posted at the office.
***SPRING BREAK EXTENDED***
DUE TO THE INCREASED NUMBER OF CONFIRMED COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) CASES IN MISSISSIPPI, GOVERNOR TATE REEVES HAS ISSUED A STATEMENT REQUESTING THAT ALL SCHOOLS REMAIN CLOSED FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 16, 2020.
ALL BENTON COUNTY SCHOOLS WILL EXTEND SPRING BREAK UNTIL MARCH 23, 2020. WE WILL CONTINUE TO MONITOR COMMUNICATION FROM THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE AND OTHER AGENCIES, AND WE WILL PROVIDE FURTHER UPDATES AS INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE.
Dr. LaKimberly Gallager-Hobson, Ed. D
Director of Curriculum & Instruction
Mrs. Pamela Gray, M. Ed
Director of Special Services & Gifted Education
Director of Federal Programs
Mrs. Tonya Kuhl
Mr. Charles McDonald
Director of Facilities Operations
Mrs. Shonika Hamilton
Human Resources Director
Mrs. Amanda Ford
District Data Coach
Ms. Anola Stricklin
Director of Child Nutrition
Ms. Sarah Richard
Data/Information Systems Manager
Mrs. Sherrie Davis
HR Staff Contact
Mrs. Candace Sanders