The Vance County Board of Education approved the school calendars for the 2019-2020 school year during the board's March 11, meeting.
The State of the Schools was held on October 10th. The mid-day session was for elected officials and business partners, while the evening address was open to parents, staff and the community. Dr. Anthony Jackson, Superintendent, shared the many successes and achievements of the district. You can view the presentation by clicking the link - 2019 State of Our Schools Presentation.
Vance County Schools Superintendent, Dr. Anthony D. Jackson, was named the 2020 A. Craig Phillips North Carolina Superintendent of the Year on Tuesday, November 19 at the North Carolina School Board Association Conference. The event was held at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro and the honor is given by the North Carolina Association of School Administrators, the North Carolina School Superintendents' Association and the North Carolina School Boards Association.
Vance County Schools Superintendent Anthony Jackson has been selected as the recipient of the 2019-2020 Central Carolina Regional Education Service Alliance (CCRESA) Superintendent of the Year Award.
He was presented the award on June 17, by Dr. Neil Pederson, executive director of CCRESA, during our school system's administrative meeting.
Jackson received the award for his outstanding leadership in our school system. For the 2018-2019 school year, he led the successful consolidation of two middle schools and two high schools. In addition, he has led local schools to an improved graduation rate of over 82 percent and improved student performances at all grade levels. He also has been instrumental in leading efforts to continually improve community involvement in our public schools.
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!
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