The Vance County Board of Education is seeking interest from the community for the District 5 seat on the board. Interested candidates must reside in District 5. Letters of interest will be accepted through midnight, on June 9, 2019. Letters should be sent to: Dorothy Gooche, chairperson, Vance County Board of Education, P.O. Box 7001, Henderson, N.C. 27536.
Vance County Schools will operate on a four-day work week, July 1 - August 2, following action taken on May 13 by the Vance County Board of Education. During this period, all employees will work 10 hours each day, Mondays through Thursdays. Schools and school system offices will be closed on Fridays.
The Vance County Board of Education approved the school calendars for the 2019-2020 school year during the board's March 11, meeting.
Vance County Schools hosted its fourth annual "Evening of Academic Excellence" to honor the top 10 percent of academic achievers in the graduating classes at Vance County Early College High School, AdVance Academy and Vance County High School during the evening of May 20.
Members of the Vance Robotics Team from Vance County High School attended the Vance County Board of Education meeting on May 13, and received deserved recognition for the team’s first-place finish in a recent robotics competition in Wake County with teams from high schools in the area.
Vance County Schools honored the over 275 school volunteers and business partners who are involved in supporting our 15 public schools for the 2018-2019 school year at the annual Volunteer/Business Partner Recognition Reception held on April 24.
Commencement exercises for the Class of 2019 from our high schools will be held soon.
All three of the events can be viewed live over the Internet and through our school system's website.
The events will be held:
Thursday, May 23, at 6 p.m. for Early College High School in the Vance-Granville Community College Civic Center
Thursday, June 6, at 6 p.m. for AdVance Academy in McGregor Hall in downtown Henderson
Saturday, June 8, at 9 a.m. for Vance County High School in the gymnasium at Vance County Middle School
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.
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The Vance County Public School Foundation supports our local public schools and encourages the successful development of our younger generation by promoting quality education through community support in Vance County Schools. The Foundation accepts monetary donations to support programs in Vance County Schools. All donations are tax-deductible. Our Foundation is led by a volunteer board of approximately 12 community leaders. Consider supporting your Vance County Public School Foundation!