Curriculum and Instruction


Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction

Dr. Michelle Wallace


2021-2022 Program of Studies
2020-2021 Program of Studies


The Department of Curriculum and Instruction oversees the division’s pre-K -12 instructional program which includes the development of curriculum aligned to Virginia’s Standards of Learning and monitoring the division’s written, taught, and assessed curriculum.  Also, the department is responsible for state and federal accountability and overseeing the division’s exceptional programs which include special education, gifted education, services for English Learners, and 504 plans.  In addition, the department is responsible for the administration of all federal programs, grant writing, professional development, research, school improvement, the division’s STEM initiative, technology, and overseeing the state testing program.  In addition to the Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction, the department includes the Coordinator of Exceptional Programs, Coordinator of Federal Programs, Coordinator of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), and Coordinator of Technology and Assessments.

Coordinator of Teaching and Learning

Dr. Tracy Stith-Johnson

434-315-2150, ext. 3534

Coordinator of Special Education

Ruth Williamson

434-315-2119, ext. 3323


Coordinator of Federal Programs

Amy McClure

434-315-2100, ext. 2341


Coordinator of Technology and Assessments

James Walker

434-315-2130, ext. 4516


Federal Programs Assistant

Nivia Davis

434-315-2150, ext. 1843

PowerSchool Specialist

Courtney Bailey

434-315-2150, ext. 3429


Secretary of Special Education

Yolanda Jeffress

434.315.2150 X3526