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Hampton County School District Board of Education

Press Release 

Hampton County School District Board of Education 

 

  

The Board of Trustees of the Hampton County School District is pleased to announce its decision to hire Dr. Ronald Wilcox as the new Superintendent of the Hampton County School District.  The decision was made by a unanimous vote at a special called meeting held at the BT DeLoach Building following an interview session on March 18, 2021.  

  

Dr. Wilcox brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the newly consolidated district, and the Board looks forward to continuing the work that has already been accomplished.  Dr. Wilcox stated that "he is honored to have been selected and is ready to get to work." 

  

 

Vice-Chair Jacqueline Hopkins said, “The board of trustees completed two milestones today that will allow us to move swiftly and smoothly towards the opening of our county school district on July 1, 2021”. 

  

The Board also voted without objection to retain the legal services of Halligan, Mahoney and Williams who will assist with preparing a contract for employment for the newly selected Superintendent.  

 

Chairman Hannah Priester said, "Today is a good day for Hampton County"!