The Jackson County Board of Education completed the annual evaluation of Superintendent Blaine Hess at its March 7 meeting.

Hess is completing his 13th year as Superintendent of Jackson County Schools. Following an evaluation conference with Superintendent Hess, Board President Bobbi Ferrell released the following statement regarding the Superintendent’s evaluation:

“Mr. Hess meets and exceeds all expectations set for him by the Jackson County Board of Education. As a Board we feel extremely blessed to have Blaine Hess in Jackson County.”

Prior to his employment as superintendent in 2006, Hess served as director of secondary education for Jackson County Schools. In addition to his responsibilities as superintendent of schools, Hess is the vice president of the WV Association of School Administrators and serves on the Governing Board for the American Association of School Administrators.