North Magoffin Elementary South Magoffin Elementary Andrea Parson's Pottery Class @ MCHS Magoffin County Schools Superintendent Scott Helton reads to North Magoffin Elementary kindergarten students during Read Across America Week. South Magoffin Elementary South Magoffin Elementary Students at North Magoffin Elementary recognized World Diabetes Awareness Day on November 14th by releasing blue balloons to honor all students battling diabetes. Water Drop Lens Lesson at Herald Whitaker Middle School Mrs. Dakota Green's Science Class.  Herald Whitaker Middle School HWMS Cheer Leaders Grand Champions at Hallo Fest, 2016 South Magoffin Elementary students visit the Pumpkin Patch Magoffin County High School HWMS Dance Team--1st Place in Pom, 2nd Place in Hip Hop at Hallofest 2016 North Magoffin Elementary--Visiting the Pumpkin Patch Salyersville Grade School NME Students participate in National Day of Prayer North Magoffin Elementary MCCTC 2016 HWMS Football Team Salyersville Grade School CYC Officers 2016 HWMS Girls Basketball Team Staff of South Magoffin Elementary Magoffin County High School Magoffin County Career & Technical Center 2016 HWMS Dance Team Magoffin County High School Magoffin County Speech Teachers Magoffin County Career & Technical Center North Magoffin Elementary Teachers Superintendent Scott Helton and HWMS Assistant Principal Garland Yates.

Mission Statement

Magoffin County School District

Magoffin County School District

Our Mission
The Mission of the Magoffin County School District is to challenge and engage all students by providing pathways to become college and /or career ready through effective teaching and personalized learning in a safe, supportive environment.



Our Vision
All learners believe in their power to embrace learning, to excel,
and to own their future.



Our Core Values
Building quality lives and strong communities through...

  • Individuality
    • Children are valued individually and require personalized approaches to learning
  • Caring
    • Staff will model empathy and compassion with all students
  • Creativity
    • Students will receive the opportunity to explore their creativeness within educational programs
  • Collaboration
    • We believe that schools belong to the community and that we must work to build solid bonds
  • Stewardships
    • All staff guide and model students through appropriate behavior through use of resources
  • Equity
    • Provide all students the necessary means to meet their individual needs enabling them to achieve success by removing barriers


Magoffin County Schools
109 Gardner Trail
Salyersville, KY 41465
Phone:606-349-6117  Fax:606-349-6724