District Office

Mission Statement:
"Equipping, Empowering and Educating our Students for What Lies Ahead"

Superintendent's Office
231 Court Street
Ashland, MS

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.

Central Office Staff

Mrs. Pamela Gray, M. Ed

Interim Superintendent

Director of Special Services & Gifted Education

504 Coordinator

Director of Federal Programs

Mrs. Tonya Kuhl

Business Manager

Mr. Charles McDonald

Director of Facilities Operations

Mrs. Shonika Hamilton

Human Resources Director
Payroll

HR Staff Contact

Mrs. Amanda Ford, M. Ed.

District Data Coach

Interim Director of Curriculum & Instruction

Ms. Anola Stricklin

Director of Child Nutrition

Ms. Sarah Richard

Data/Information Systems Manager

Mrs. Sherrie Davis

Accounts Payable
Purchasing

Mrs. Candace Sanders

Administrative Assistant
Board Clerk

Mrs. Sandy Childs-Jones, Ed.S.; A.B.D.

Technology Director

District Testing Coordinator

District Dual Enrollment Director

Grant Procurement

NWMCC Adjunct English Instructor, AHS

Mr. Tom Stewart

District-Wide Tech

Internet Specialist/Consultant

Communications Specialist

Ms. Trinity Franklin

Assistant District-Wide Tech

AHS Webmaster

District Website Consultant