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Human Resources

Welcome! to the Pascagoula-Gautier School District's Human Resources page.

We are committed to providing you with outstanding support service.
If you need assistance with or have questions about benefits, payroll, or other job-related questions, we are here for you!

Considering Retirement?

See the PERS website Public Employees Retirement System of Mississippi for seminar dates and registration information.  We strongly encourage employees to attend a meeting with PERS once becoming eligible to retire.

Deferred Compensation  

Learn more at:  Mississippi Deferred Compensation Plan


MS Educator License Renewal

1. Read Licensure Instructions and Checklist (located within the paper application) to locate
the license for which you are applying.

2. Download a Licensure Application Packet or apply online.  (The Division of Educator
Licensure cannot, by law, process any requests without receipt of an official completed
licensure application submitted by the prospective or practicing educator.)

3. All required supporting documents for the requested license must be submitted to the
Division of Educator Licensure prior to application processing. Select supporting documents
can be uploaded directly into the applicant’s Educator Licensure Management System
(ELMS) educator account. Official sealed copies of the applicant’s transcript(s) and all pages
of the official score report(s) must be mailed to the Mississippi Department of Education,
Division of Educator Licensure, P.O. Box 771, Jackson, MS 39205-0771 or submitted
electronically directly from the respective college/university and administering testing


When the process Is complete, you can go to "Licensure Look-up" on the ELMS log-in page to print your MS Ed. License. 

Click here for ELMS Login

Contact Cindy Brister, 228-938-6515 or, with questions. 

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  • Human Resources,  Manager
    Cindy Brister            Phone: (228) 938-6515

    Responsible for: Contracts, Supplements, Worker's Comp.,  Family and Medical Leave Act, Donated Leave, MS Ed. License Renewal, Retirement

  • Human Resources, Assistant
    Susan Maniscalco
    Phone: (228) 938-6506   

    Responsible for: Active Resources, Job Postings, Employment Verification, Change of Name/Address, New-Hires

  • Bookkeeper, Payroll
    Meagen Smith 
    Phone: (228) 938-6202

    Responsible for: Active Resources, Direct Deposits, Salary Verifications, Payroll, Time-Keeping/Payroll Processing

  • Bookkeeper, Employee Benefits
    Jackie Theisen 
    Phone: (228) 938-6510

    Responsible for: Health, Life, American Fidelity Information