Mr. Ryan Kuykendall serves as the Director of Accountability & Research for DCS. 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.
His area of focus is serving as the District Test Coordinator. He coordinates state testing at each school in DCS. Mr. Kuykendall also helps administrators, counselors, and teachers analyze and understand testing data at various levels.
For the school year 2019-2020 reporting term, DeSoto County Schools has a rating of "A" on the Mississippi Succeeds Report Card.