Shelby Ford
Head Football Coach and Social Studies Teacher

Courses Taught:

U. S. Government 

Welcome to U. S. Government! Look forward to getting to know everyone and having a great year!

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 – Current Head Football Coach, Special Teams Coordinator and Quarterbacks