Serving as Chief Administrator of all athletic programs for the largest school district in the state of Mississippi, Anthony Jenkins brings a wealth of knowledge, wisdom and passion for creating and maintaining a level of greatness to DeSoto County Schools’ athletic programs. Jenkins, a product of DeSoto County Schools, has a master’s degree in Athletic Administration from Concordia University. He also served as head football coach, athletic director, head track coach and powerlifting coach for 26 years at Hernando High School.
Sportsmanship, commitment and leadership are a few of the qualities that young people learn through participation in DeSoto County Schools’ athletic programs. DeSoto County School District has been home to many great athletes and to various state championships in a variety of the sports sanctioned by the Mississippi High School Activities Association.
At DCS, we have the finest of sports facilities, but we are most proud of our young student athletes, and the dedication they show each and every day. We hope that the lessons they learn through participation in sports will help carry them throughout the rest of their lives, on and off the field.