Director of Accountability

Dr. Lisa Smith is excited to be the Director of Accountability for Coastal Plains Charter High School. She brings with her over twenty years of experience all from within the Wayne County School System. While in Wayne County, she has held numerous and varied positions including School Social Worker, Risk Management Coordinator, Pre-K Director, System Test Coordinator and Director of Student Services. Dr. Smith attended Georgia Southern University where she earned an Educational Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership in 2004 and Doctorate of Education in Education Administration in 2007.
Dr. Lisa Smith lives in Brunswick with her husband, Jody, and their two children, Matt and Courtney. When not working, she loves to watch her son play football and her daughter play in the band. She also enjoys traveling with her family.


Dr. Lisa Smith

Director of Accountability
Dr. CaDeisha Cooper Northeast Accountability Coordinator
Dr. Denise Cato Southeast Accountability Coordinator
Jackie McCurry Southwest Accountability Coordinator

Components of the Accountability Department

Accountability-serves to provide all stakeholders with important information on the performance and progress of Coastal Plains Charter High School.

Assessment-provide state assessments to measure student achievement of the state adopted content standards and inform efforts to improve teaching and learning.

  • ACCESS for ELLs is used to determine the English language proficiency levels and progress of ELs in the domains of speaking, listening, reading, and writing.
  • Milestones Assessment System - Georgia Milestones measures how well students have learned the knowledge and skills outlined in the state-adopted content standards in English Language Arts, mathematics, science and social studies.

Data Collection-collect and maintain education records for documentation and state reporting purposes. The Data Collection documentation includes the following: 

  • Free/Reduced Price Meal Eligibility
  •  Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) / FTE Data Survey
  • GUIDE (Georgia Unique Identifier for Education)  
  • Student Class 
  • Student Record



Data Collections and Reporting

Experience Online Testing Georgia

Georgia Milestones

The Governor's Office of Student Achievement Georgia School Grades Reports for Coastal Plains Charter High School.