Pittsylvania County Schools: 
A Great Place to Learn and Work!


P.O. Box 232  39 Bank Street, SE 
Chatham, Virginia 24531  
Telephone:  (434) 432-2761  1-888-440-6520
Fax: (434) 432-9560


Employee of the Week



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employee of the week

Darlene Cornell of Mount Airy Elementary School

I enjoy my job at Mt. Airy and the opportunity it provides me to encourage students and help them learn.  It is such a good feeling to be back in the area where I grew up and serving the children of my community.  - Mrs. Darlene Cornell

Mt. Airy Elementary School is pleased to recognize Mrs. Darlene Cornell as the Pittsylvania County Schools' Employee of the Week.  Mrs. Cornell works as an instructional aide and is known for her contagious smile and positive outlook.

Mrs. Cornell was born and raised in Gretna and graduated from Gretna High School.  She and her husband, Joe, have two grown daughters and live in the Level Run community of Hurt.  Prior to being employed by PCS, Mrs. Cornell served as a missionary with her husband in Northern Ireland for five years.   

Mrs. Cornell loves spending time with her family, especially her grandsons, Liam and Landry. She also is involved in the children's ministry at her church.