Accountability & Research

Close-up of Ryan Kuykendall

Chief Accountability Officer


Mr. Ryan Kuykendall serves as the Chief Accountability Officer for DeSoto County Schools. Having served the district first as a counselor and then as an administrator in many different settings, Mr. Kuykendall serves the academic services department with a plethora of ideas and experience.

Mr. Kuykendall helps administrators, counselors, and teachers analyze and understand assessment and accountability data at various levels.

Mr. Kuykendall also serves as the supervisor for benchmark assessments, universal screeners, state assessments, ACT, ACT WorkKeys, the PSAT, and Advanced Placement assessments.

For the school year 2021-2022 reporting term, DeSoto County Schools has a rating of "A" on the Mississippi Succeeds Report Card.

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