Mercer County Teachers Return to Work

Staff development sessions were offered this morning for teachers and administrators. Elementary teachers began the day at BHS and Bluefield Middle School while secondary teachers started at Chuck Mathena Center. Morning speakers included Katie Garner - The Secret Stories, Gene Bottoms - SREB, Chip Williams - Attorney Specializing in Education Law, and Dr. Deborah Akers - Superintendent of Mercer County Schools.

Akers named West Virginia Superintendent of the Year

Mercer County Schools is proud to announce that Dr. Deborah Akers, Superintendent, was named West Virginia Superintendent of the Year this evening at a reception at Stonewall Resort.

Dr. Akers has been Superintendent of Mercer County Schools since 1993. Dr. Akers constantly focuses on implementing programs to meet the needs of Mercer County students. One of her major focuses is to ensure that all students are career and college ready. 

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Mercer County's Title 1 Program

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