Mr. Cody has been an educator for 32 years with the most recent 15 years in administration. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education from Bob Jones University in Greenville, S. C.. Additionally, Mr. Cody has a Masters of Science degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Western Maryland in Westminster, MD and a Masters of Education in Administration from Salisbury University. Mr. Cody attended Pittsville school from the 3rd-7th grades when Pittsville served all grades through high school. Mr. Cody graduated from Wicomico High School in 1972. Mr. Cody has been married to Linda (Griffin) Cody for 44 years, who is a graduate of Pittsville High School. Mr. and Mrs. Cody have 2 wonderful children, Joshua and Rachel. The Cody's also have five outstanding grandchildren, Charles, Ember, Liliah, Ariana and Colin. Mr. Cody invites you to stop in and see the dedicated staff of Pittsville Elementary/Middle School who are determined to serve and do what is best for ALL students.
Mrs. Downes is a Wicomico County Public School graduate from Wicomico High School. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Salisbury State College and her Master’s degree from Salisbury University. Prior to becoming Assistant Principal at Pittsville, Mrs. Downes was the Assistant Principal for 5 years at Bennett Middle and was the Dean of Students at Wicomico High School for 3 years. She also taught at Wicomico High for six years. Mrs. Downes lives in Salisbury with her husband, she has two daughters, three granddaughters and two grandsons.