Shelby Ford

Head Football Coach and Social Studies Teacher


Courses Taught:

U. S. Government 


Graduated high school from Copiah Academy in Gallman, MS in 2004, after high school I attended Mississippi State University and graduated in 2008.  Received my Master’s Degree from University of Memphis in 2012. 


I am in my 7th year of coaching; I have spent all seven years at Desoto Central.


2013 and 2014 – Special Teams Coordinator and Wide Receivers Coach

2015 – Special Teams Coordinator and Defensive Backs Coach

2016 – Head Football Coach, Special Teams Coordinator and Quarterbacks



4th Term Government Students

4th Term Government students: We will be using Khan Academy for the 4th Term. You will need to sign up in for Khan Academy and my Remind101. I will use the Remind app to post updates and what lessons we will be doing through Khan Academy. Also, please use the link below to sing up into Khan Academy. I will add the week one assignments once students have joined.

Please enter your first and last name when you create your Khan Academy account. I cannot identify students who use a username or email in place of their name.

Class Code: VVD9KZCU.