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Jerry J. Morgan, PhD. (MS '99)

CTE Director

Jackson County School Distrcit
Vancleave, MS

Subject(s) taught: Career and Technical
Grade(s): 10, 11, 12

At the time of the Award, Jerry J. Morgan, PhD. was:

Gulfport Central Middle School
Gulfport, MS

Subject(s) taught: Mathematics
Grade(s): 8

Biographical Information

Jerry J. Morgan is currently the Director of the Jackson County School District Technology Center. Previously he served as the Superintendent at Forrest County AHS and superintendent of curriculum and instruction for the Pascagoula School District . After six years as a classroom teacher, he began his career as an administrator, spending eight years as a building principal. Under his leadership, Gaston Point Elementary School reached new highs, gaining two levels in two years, and Bayou View Middle School is now a nationally recognized Blue Ribbon School in Gulfport, Mississippi. While Superintendent he help start a partnership with Mississippi State Extension Service to make FCAHS the first high school in the state to have Extension Service Technology capabilities.

Personal Message

I am proud to help supervise the most successful Teacher Academy in the state of Mississippi. We are growing our own!

Additional Information


1993 Mississippi State University, B.S.

2007 University of Southern Mississippi, Ph.D.

1999 University of Southern Mississippi, Masters


Children's Book- "The Adventures of Albert The Inequality Alligator"

Math and Administation