• Berkeley County School District is guided in policy and planning by the elected Berkeley County Board of Education. The administrative team of Berkeley County School District, led by the superintendent, implements plans and policies.

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Dr. Anthony Dixon

Superintendent

Dr. Anthony Dixon was named Superintendent of Berkeley County School District on Tuesday, November 15, 2022.

He returned to BCSD following his service as Chief of Schools in Charleston County School District. Previously, Dr. Dixon served Berkeley County School District as the Chief Academics and Innovation Officer and as the Chief Administrative Officer – School Services (Secondary Schools). Prior to those roles, he served as the Executive Director of Academics and Innovation as well as principal of Sanders-Clyde and Memminger School of Global Studies.  He served as principal for Philip Simmons High School, Philip Simmons Middle School and Cainhoy Elementary School. He also previously served as an Assistant Principal at Daniel Island School and Boulder Bluff Elementary School, and as a Special Education Teacher at St. Stephen and Memminger Elementary Schools. 

Dixon earned his Ed.D. and Ed.S. degrees from South Carolina State University, Master of Arts in Teaching in Special Education: Learning and  Emotional Disabilities from the University of Charleston and a B.S. from College of Charleston. 

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Diane Driggers

Chief Technology and Infrastructure Officer
 
The Berkeley County School District's Office of Technology (OOT) administers a large and diverse network computing environment.
 
Technology is responsible for over 15,000 computers, 58,000 mobile devices, approximately 170 network file servers and approximately 3,200 smart classrooms spread out over 47 school campuses & multiple District office sites. 
 

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Dr. Glenda Levine

Chief Diversity Officer

Through ongoing conversations with district leaders, faculty, staff, students and community partners, the Office of Diversity will be developing goals and strategies for moving Berkeley County School District toward its goal of diversity and multicultural inclusive excellence.

Berkeley County School District promotes a welcoming and supportive environment that celebrates and values diversity and respect for all students, employees and stakeholders. 

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Tim McDowell

Chief Pupil Services Officer

The Office of Administrative Services - Pupil Services is committed to supporting the educational mission of Berkeley County School District. The office is responsible for managing student attendance appeals, expulsions, administration and implementation of school attendance lines and district athtletics.

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Ashley Smith

Chief Finance Officer

The Office of Finance is responsible for Goal 5 which is Fiscal Responsibility.  It reads, "We will be proactive in obtaining and utilizing resources to provide a world-class education for all students." We also see our role as supporting and collaborating with all the departments to provide a quality education for our children.  We have an experienced staff whose vision is centered on the 30,000 children that we serve every day.

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Dr. Andrea Sturkey

Chief Human Resources Officer

The primary goal of Human Resources is to recruit, retain and develop quality teachers, administrators, and staff.
 
The Berkeley County School District is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, color, disabilities, religion, national origin, military status, immigrant status or English-speaking status.
 
Inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies should be made to the Director of Human Resources.

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Katie Tanner

Chief Communications & Community Engagement Officer

Berkeley County School District's Office of Communications & Community Engagement supports the District's strategic plan and works to empower and collaborate with the District's audiences – including parents, staff, and community partners –  by sharing engagement opportunities and timely, clear and appropriate information.

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Heather Taylor

Chief Administrative Officer for Schools

We work side by side with school leaders to ensure that all schools make acceptable progress toward reaching district and school goals. The Office of Administrative Services - Schools conducts regular school visits to assess educational and operational effectiveness and provide feedback and assistance to school administrators, which supports a positive learning and working environment. We conduct formal evaluations of principals as well as provide recommendations to the superintendent regarding hiring and dismissal of administrators.

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