• 2018 Graduation Ceremonies

    Graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2018 will be live streamed.  Please click on the appropriate school name for access to their streaming.

    Vance County Early College
    Thursday, May 24, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

    AdVance Academy
    Friday, June 8, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

    Southern Vance High School
    Saturday, June 9, 2018 @ 8:00 AM

    Northern Vance High School
    Saturday, June 9, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

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  • Class of 2018 Graduates at Early College

    A total of 38 members of the Class of 2018 at the Vance County Early College High School received their high school diplomas and most also received at least one college associate degree during their Commencement Exercises held during the evening of May 24.

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  • Branch's Art Chosen for Display in Raleigh

    The amazing art talents of Nia Branch, a fifth-grade student at Clarke Elementary School, are being recognized with her sunflower painting selected to represent Vance County Schools in a display of student artwork from across the state at the N.C. Department of Public Instruction in Raleigh.

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  • "Student Spotlight" Winners Honored at Banquet

    A total of 17 Vance County Schools students, who everyday display good character and compassion for others and who are committed to making the most of their educational opportunities, were honored during the evening of May 21 at the "Student Spotlight" banquet held at the Henderson Country Club.

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    Vance County Schools serves the educational needs of approximately 6,400 students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. 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.  



    Vance Board of Education Names New Middle, High Schools and Selects Principals 

    The Vance County Board of Education has approved naming the newly combined middle and high schools for the 2018-2019 school year Vance County Middle School and Vance County High School. Board members also selected Rey Horner as principal of the new high school and Heddie Somerville as principal of the new middle school.
    The board members took the action during their regular monthly meeting held on Monday, April 16. 


    A Letter from the Superintendent on School Safety 

    Dr. Anthony D. Jackson, superintendent of Vance County Schools, is seeking the assistance of our school families and the community to ensure that our 17 public schools remain safe.

    Letter From Superintendent

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  • Vance County Schools Honors Associates

    Vance County Schools honored 17 school system associates at its most recent Vanceformation breakfast held on May 10 at the Golden Corral restaurant in Henderson. Each of the associates, who have demonstrated outstanding work beyond their normal job duties in supporting students and colleagues in our public schools, was presented a Vanceformation lapel pin by Superintendent Anthony Jackson. He was assisted in the presentations by Dr. Trixie Brooks, Dr. Cindy Bennett and Jennifer Bennett, all assistant superintendents, and Michelle Burton, chief Human Resources officer for the school system.

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  • Family Engagement on Demand (FEOD) 

    Family Engagement on Demand is an online platform that provides parents with the opportunity to gain skills and strategies to support their child's education through online learning videos in English and Spanish. 

    Using any mobile device, tablet, laptop or computer, a parent can watch streaming family outreach videos that will equip and empower them to take a more active role in their child's education. 

    Click here to access the website!

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