• Federal Programs


    Supporting Excellence in Education!


    Onslow County Schools' Division of Federal Programs
    will ensure a quality and equitable learning environment
    to assist every student in mastering the
    essential skills necessary for life-long learning. 


    The OCS Division of Federal Programs' purpose is to
    ensure equitable opportunities for excellence in education.

    Director of Federal Programs

    Dwayne Snowden

    Dwyane Snowden has been with the Onslow County School System since 1988. He has served as a middle school teacher, basketball coach, assistant principal and principal. He transitioned to district level leadership in 2008 when he became Director of Elementary Services and K-12 AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination). Mr. Snowden moved into his role, Director of Federal Programs, in August of 2017. He is proud to have been educated in the Onslow County School System having graduated from Jacksonville High School in the Class of 1979. Mr. Snowden furthered his education at St. Andrews Presbyterian College (BA-English-Journalism/Minor World War II History) and East Carolina University (MA-Middle Grades Education and Masters in School Administration.

    For assistance, call or email:                                                         
    Dwayne Snowden, Director of Federal Programs:     
    (910) 455-2211 Ext. 71242, dwayne.snowden@onslow.k12.nc.us



    ·     Katie Colter, Office Support - Federal Programs (Title l)
          910-455-2211, ext. 71244   katie.colter@onslow.k12.nc.us

    ·     Jennifer Raatz,
          Federal Programs English Learner Services Support (Title lll)
          910-455-2211, ext. 71245   jennifer.raatz@onslow.k12.nc.us

    ·     Teresa Hardison, English Language Instructional Coach
          910-455-2211, ext. 71243   teresa.hardison@onslow.k12.nc.us


    Title ll and Title lV Sudent Support and Academic Enrichment (SSAE) are under the oversight and direction of Dr. Mark Bulris, Executive Director of Elementary Education.
    He may be reached at 910-455-2211.

    Please contact any of the Federal Programs Staff if you have questions about Title lA and Title lll Language Acquistion.