Instruction

Instructional Services

The Instructional Services department oversees curriculum and instruction throughout the district, ensuring that the educational programs at all of our schools meet SDPC's standard of excellence.

For information about changes in standardized testing for South Carolina students, please visit the South Carolina Department of Education's website.

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Instructional Services Staff


Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services
Sharon Huff
sharonhuff@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1036

Director of Assessment/Evaluation
Brenda Ellenburg
brendaellenburg@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1016
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Director of Elementary Education
Traci Boyles
traciboyles@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1071
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Director of Secondary Education
Lori Gwinn
lorigwinn@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1014

Coordinator of Professional Learning
Tammy Durham
tammydurham@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1044

Director of Program Evaluation & Accountability
Janice Ward
janiceward@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1018

Coordinator of Career and Technical Education
Brian Richard
brianrichard@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1050


Coordinator of Federal and Special Projects
Amy Turner
amyturner@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1006
Administrative Assistant
Jynene Burgess
jyneneburgess@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1004


Administrative Assistant
Jennifer Whitmire
jennwhitmire@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1052

Homebound Facilitator
Cheryl Cassell
cherylcassell@pickens.k12.sc.us
(864) 397-1012