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 held its annual Retirement Banquet on June 13 for those educators and support staff members who retired during the 2016-2017 school year.
The commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017 at Southern Vance High School honored the accomplishments of 170 seniors on the afternoon of June 10 at McGregor Hall in downtown Henderson.
A total of 178 seniors at Northern Vance High School received their high school diplomas during their commencement ceremony held in the morning on June 10 at McGregor Hall in Henderson.
The graduation ceremony for the Class of 2017 at the AdVANCE Academy at Western Vance High School was held during the evening of June 9 at McGregor Hall in downtown Henderson.
The Vance Medical Academy at Southern Vance High School held its annual Nurse Aide Pinning Ceremony on June 1, in the school's gymnasium.
School system officials distributed Nook electronic reading devices to students at Clarke and E.O. Young elementary schools on June 1, as part of district's Summer Reading Program.
The request for funding from Vance County for our school system for the 2017-2018 fiscal year is currently under consideration by the Vance County Board of Commissioners.