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Silver Grove Schools Finance Director Accused of Stealing District Funds

The finance director at Silver Grove Independent Schools is charged with stealing money from the district.

Sherry Ellis, 55, is charged with theft by unlawful taking of over $10,000. In a news release, Campbell County Police said that the amount of money stolen is "substantial" but did not provide an actual number.

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Police were notified of what they called "suspicious transactions" involving school funds on March 7.

Ellis, of Ludlow, allegedly deposited the funds into her personal account.

Police had no further information to provide.

-Staff report

Image: Inside Silver Grove High School (RCN file)