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Congratulations, Hoke High Graduates!
Congratulations, Hoke High Graduates!
Congratulations, Hoke High Graduates!
Congratulations, SandHoke Graduates!

Aiden Derieux, now a graduate of Sandhoke Early College High School, shakes the hand of Superintendent Kenneth Spells during thir commencement ceremony.  Aiden was one of 119 graduates in the class of '24.

Dr. Spells Greets the Community

Superintendent Kenneth Spells speaks with students, staff and community members at MacDonald Gym at Hoke County High School.

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Hoke County Schools creates a student-focused learning community that fosters high expectations for all stakeholders, promotes lifelong learning, provides individualized support, and prepares students for success.

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News & Announcements

  • News

Hoke County Schools announced new principals for a number of schools in the district as well as named other positions for the 2024-2025 school year.

  • Colleen Pegram-Wike was named Principal of Hoke County High School. Most recently, she served as principal of SandHoke Early College High School.
  • Dr. Thomas Benson will be transitioning to a district position serving as the Title IX Coordinator/Hearing Officer having previously served as HCHS Principal. 
  • Antonio Covington was named Athletic Director and Dean of Students of Hoke County High School. He is filling the position left vacant by long-time Athletic Director Gary Brigman who is retiring after 39 years with Hoke County Schools. Covington was most recently the principal of East Hoke Middle School.
  • Dr. Katrenna Rich is the new Principal of East Hoke Middle School. She most recently served as the assistant principal of SandHoke Early College High School.
  • Deidre Gales was named Principal of West Hoke Middle School. She most recently served as an assistant principal at West Hoke Middle.
  • Dr. Mary McLeod is transitioning to a district position as the Director of Federal Programs & School Improvement.
  • Dr. Franklin Bowden was named Principal of Sandy Grove Middle School. Dr. Bowden previously served as an assistant principal at West Hoke Middle School.
  • Angel Baker was named Principal of Upchurch Elementary School. She previously served as the assistant principal of Rockfish Hoke Elementary School.
  • Sherika Atkinson will be transitioning to the role of Principal of West Hoke Elementary.
  • Pamela O’Brien will be transitioning to the role of Principal of Rockfish Hoke Elementary.
  • Dr. Faydra Womble will take the role of the district’s Director of AIG and Advanced Placement. Dr. Womble has served as Instructional Coach and Beginner Teacher Mentor at SandHoke Early College High School as well as AIG Specialist. She is taking the place of Linden Cummings who is retiring.
  • Erika Holmes was named Interim Chief Finance Officer for the district. She previously served as programs assistant in Federal Programs. 
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  • Announcement

FREE SUMMER MEALS FOR HOKE COUNTY KIDS AND TEENS ARE HERE!

FREE, healthy meals for kids and teens 18 years and younger are available from June 10, 2024 to August 2, 2024. Hoke County Schools and other community partners have multiple summer meal locations, including East Hoke Middle School and Hoke County High School, MacDonald Cafeteria. Click through for details.

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2024 Robotics Competition
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Hoke County Schools hosted it's annual Robotics Competition on April 13, 2024. Teams from each school displayed excellent teamwork and problem solving skills, but ultimately West Hoke Elementary School and Sandhoke Early College were crowned the champions! Click through for more pictures.
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