• There are five School Social Workers/Visiting Teacher in Augusta County Public Schools. 

    We are excited and grateful for the chance to work with students in our community and their families.  

     2020-2021 School Assignments




    Vertical Team

    Brandi L. Heiston, MSW, School Social Worker

    245-5134 / 416-2705


    Wilson Vertical Team: Wilson Memorial High School, Wilson Middle School, Wilson Elementary School, Hugh K. Cassell Elementary School

    Jessica Hawkins, LMSW, School Social Worker

    245-5134 / 280-4350


    Fort Defiance Vertical Team: Fort Defiance High School, Stewart Middle School, Clymore Elementary School

    Patricia L. Coogan, M. Ed, Visiting Teacher


    245-5134 / 280-6159



    Stuarts Draft Vertical Team: Stuarts Draft High School, Stuarts Draft Middle School, Stuarts Draft Elementary School, Guy K. Stump Elementary School

    Sarah Machold, LMSW, Supervisee in Social Work, School Social Worker

    245-5134 / 466-3140


    Riverheads Vertical Team: Riverheads High School, Beverley Manor Middle School, Riverheads Elementary School, Day Placement students

    Ashley Whitesel, MSW,  School Social Worker

    245-5134 / 324-3313


    Buffalo Gap Vertical Team: Craigsville Elementary, Churchville Elementary, North River Elementary, Beverley Manor Middle, Buffalo Gap High School