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Joanna  Middleton
Academic Dean

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Academic Dean of Students

I have been employed in the Williamsburg Independent School District since 2009. During my time at WISD I have taught in Preschool and Second Grade classrooms. I spent two years teaching in a Preschool classroom and three years teaching in a Second Grade classroom. I coached Middle School Girls Basketball for a total of seven years, and I volunteered to coach Elementary Track for two years. I am currently the Academic Dean of Students here at WISD. 


I am a 2005 graduate of Whitley County High School. I attended Eastern Kentucky University for my undergraduate education. In 2009, I graduated from EKU with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education Teaching. In 2010, I received my Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education (IECE) Certification from Morehead State University. In 2012, I finished my Master's of Arts in Education and attained my Principalship through the University of the Cumberlands. Lastly in 2013, I completed my Rank One Certification through the University of the Cumberlands. I achieved the certification for the Director of Pupil Personnel and the Director of Instruction during my Rank One Certification.