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The Jackson County School System operations team is responsible for serving thousands of meals; driving a million miles on nearly 100 buses; maintaining 10 schools, their playgrounds, and athletic fields, as well as several other facilities; and managing a budget that ensures the highest and best use of local, state and federal tax dollars and donations. It is led by Mr. Ted Gilbert, assistant superintendent.

The infrastructure that supports the education of the students of Jackson County includes School Nutrition, Dr. Debra Morris. director; Transportation, Mr. David Farmer, director; and Facilities, Josh Patton, director.

Click here to reach our Chief Financial Officer and the Finance Department.

  • Click here for the page that lists the offices and key staff in Operations.
  • Click here for the page that presents an overview of our school system.
  • Click here for a copy of our organization chart you can view, download or print.

The Jackson County School System does not and will not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, immigration, or any other legally protected status in its educational programs, activities or employment practices.

Ted Gilbert, Assistant Superintendent for Operations

Meet Ted Gilbert, Assistant Superintendent for Operations.

Click the links below for more information on each office in the Operations department.

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