Live streaming of each school graduation can be viewed by clicking on the school name below.
Western Vance High School
Friday, June 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Vance County Early College
Friday, May 26, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Parents of students who are eligible to attend pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes for the 2017-2018 school year should register their children now at the elementary school in their area.
The Vance County Board of Education at its regular monthly meeting approved important facility changes for the school system beginning at the start of the 2017-2018 school year.
Vance County Schools serves the educational needs of over 6,500 students in grades K-12. Our professional staff is committed to providing the knowledge, skills and opportunities for our students to "compete in an ever-changing global community." Our community takes great pride in our schools and through its financial support, provides opportunities for all students to experience success and to prepare for the future.
Dr. Anthony D. Jackson, superintendent of Vance County Schools, is a recipient of the 2017 Friday Medal awarded by the Friday Institute at N.C. State University for Educational Innovation. Dr. Jackson has been selected to receive the award along with six other superintendents of rural North Carolina public school systems. The Friday Medal recognizes the commitment of Bill and Ida Friday for educational excellence. Bill Friday was the long-time president of the University of North Carolina system and he and Mrs. Friday continued to be huge supporters of the university system and public education after his retirement from his prestigious state position.
The Arts Alive Talent Showcase for Vance County Schools on Saturday, March 25, featured about 70 students from the school system who shared their amazing talents in singing, dancing, reciting dramatic readings and playing instruments on the stage at the McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center.
Vance County Schools events and information featured in our district's newsletter, The Lamplighter, for May 2017 include the important Class Night events at our high schools and the "Honoring Academic Success" banquet for the top 10 percent of academic achievers in the Class of 2017. There also are numerous school activities and programs featured, as well as the school year's final Vanceformation awards breakfast recognizing the outstanding contributions of 46 local educators.