The Vance County Board of Education wants to thank everyone who attended our six community conversation events to receive public input on the feasibility of consolidating our middle and our high schools. Please click on the link below to get valuable information about these events and the feedback we have received. Interested persons also may still submit email responses about the school consolidation proposal.
For those who still want to provide their input, you may send your email responses to email@example.com.
September 21, 2017
January 25, 2018
May 10, 2018
April 12, 2018
To register your child for pre-kindergarten services in Vance County Schools for the 2018-2019 school year, please click on one of the links below.
Eaton-Johnson Middle School hosted the sixth community conversation event for school system officials to receive input from community members about a proposal to consolidate our middle and high schools.
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.
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.
The Arts Alive Talent Showcase for 2018 will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center in Henderson. The showcase will feature visual art work and performances by students in Vance County Schools. Art work will be on display from 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 24, through 6 p.m. on Monday, March 26, in McGregor Gallery. The performances will be from 7 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, March 24, in the McGregor Hall auditorium. Tickets for the show will be on sale beginning at 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 24, at McGregor Hall. All tickets are $5 each. Arts Alive is a fundraising event for the Vance County Public School Foundation to support programs in Vance County Schools.
Kedecia Stewart, a teacher at Pinkston Street Elementary School, has been named the North Central Region Teacher of the Year. The announcement was officially made on November 21, 2017, at a school-wide assembly at Pinkston Street, where Stewart teaches math to fourth and fifth graders. Stewart also is the 2017-2018 Vance County Teacher of the Year.
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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This month's district newsletter features the selection of Cleaview Baptist Church as the school system's top business partner for the 2017-2018 school year with the "Shining Moment in Education" award being presented to the Rev. Abidan Shah, pastor of the church, on February 1 at the Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet in the Civic Center at Vance-Granville Community College. The church has been an amazing partner for the last few school years with E.M. Rollins Elementary School. Church members support the school, its staff and students in a variety of ways under the leadership of Virginia Paynter, who coordinates congregation members in serving as tutors and mentors for students, friends and assistants for school staff members, "Lunch Buddies" for students and dedicated contributors to the weekly "Backpack Buddies" program to provide nonperishable food items for identified students to take home over weekends and holidays. The district newsletter also is filled with lots of information from community conversations about the school consolidation proposal to the achievements of outstanding VCS associates.