Tiger Administrative Team
Mrs. Pirtle has lived in DeSoto County since 1985. She was a student in DeSoto County Schools and graduated from Hernando High School. Mrs. Pirtle received both her bachelor’s and master’s degree from Delta State University. She began her service in education as a special education teacher. Before being named principal at Oak Grove Central, Mrs. Pirtle served as assistant principal at Lake Cormorant Middle School.
Mrs. Pirtle is married to Jeff Pirtle. She has two children, Brent and Emma Pirtle. Mrs. Pirtle is also the proud “Lolly” of Brenton and Abygail! She and her family reside in Hernando. In her spare time, Mrs. Pirtle enjoys “dirt therapy”- gardening and searching for cool rocks and American Indian artifacts! She also loves to read and watch basketball.