Welcome to Taylor County Schools

Office of Technology

Resources & Quick Links

The Taylor County Director of Technology , with assistance from the Technology Team and representatives at each school, is involved in planning and supporting technology in our schools and offices. We continue to improve our infrastructure,  technology, tools and support.  All schools are connected to the internet through our Wide Area Network.

Before using the Internet, staff and students are required to sign the County Acceptable Use Policy Agreement.

Please contact Sondra Cain, Technology Coordinator, 

sjcain@k12.wv.us with any questions or comments.


Meet Our Technology Team

Sondra Cain


Sondra is the District Director of Technology and WVEIS for Taylor County Schools.  She was a Business Education teacher for twenty years, thirteen in Brevard County Florida (Clearlake Middle School and Merritt Island High School) and seven in Marion County, WV (East Fairmont High School). She spent two and a half years as a Training & Documentaion Specialist at Mylan Pharmaceuticals before returning to education in Taylor County.  Sondra resides in Fairmont, WV.
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Doug Kirkpatrick


Doug is a Technology System Specialist for Taylor County Schools. Doug has his Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Digital Education. Doug has 7 years of teaching experience in Barbour and Taylor Counties. He was a basic computer applications teacher and technology coordinator at Taylor County Middle School before taking his current positon. Doug’s duties include LiveGrades, technology inventory, hardware/software installation, maintanance and troubleshooting, device setup, and general tech assistance. 

Amy Vandergrift


Amy is the Technology Integration Deployment Specialist for Taylor County Schools.  Her duties include general technology support, teacher software support, technology integration, updating and maintenance.  Amy has been an Elementary Education Teacher in Taylor County for eleven years.  In addition to those years, she has four years of work experience as an Educational Technology Consultant for a national educational software company.   Amy resides in Bridgeport, WV.
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Ed Currey


Ed is a Technology Systems Specialist for Taylor County Schools. He has worked for RESA 7 the last 21 years as an IT Supervisor/Router Specialist where his areas of responsibility were server and networking technologies as well as WVEIS. Ed's duties include technology hardware/software installation and troubleshooting, and general technology assistance.