The Education Committees for the Vance County Board of Education and Vance County Board of Commissioners will meet on Friday, December 5, 2014 at noon. The meeting will be held in Jerry Ayscue’s Conference Room.
Representatives from businesses in Vance County led presentations to high school sophomores as part of the “Life Skills Day” events held at Early College, Northern Vance, Southern Vance and Western Vance high schools on November 6 and 13. The business people visited classrooms and talked with students about how to successfully seek a job and […]
VANCE COUNTY SCHOOLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NEWS Volume 2 Issue 15 November 24-28, 2014 The MISSION of Vance County Schools is to be committed to educating all students to prepare them for lifelong learning and productive citizenship. IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS Teacher workday on Wednesday. No school for […]
Letitia Fields and Regina Miles are leading their students through unique learning opportunities with the use of their “Walking Classroom” instructional materials at Carver Elementary School. Fields’ fifth graders and Miles’ fourth graders are among the students who use the miniature disc players and headphones to listen to the audio instruction as they walk around […]
Dr. Carrie Tulbert, North Carolina’s current Principal of the Year, visited Eaton-Johnson Middle School on November 4, as part of her promise to visit each of the schools of the fellow 2014-2015 regional principals of the year. Dr. Larry Webb, the state’s Region 3 Principal of the Year, welcomed Tulbert to his school. Tulbert spent […]
Update: The Personnel Committee Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, December 2, 2014, has been postponed until Wednesday, December 3, 2014, at 8:30 a.m. Originally: Vance County Board of Education Committee Meeting Dates * Personnel Committee, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, 8:30 am Note: All meetings are held in the Superintendent’s Conference Room.
For the second consecutive year, Principal Anne Garrison took time out of her busy schedule to read to students at Zeb Vance Elementary School during the school day on November 12. Her reading adventure was part of the “Read Your Heart Out” activity in the Book It Pizza Hut Challenge. As she did last school […]
VANCE COUNTY SCHOOLS WEEKLY SCHOOL NEWS Volume 3, Issue 15 A Publication for Middle and High Schools November 24-28, 2014 The MISSION of Vance County Schools is to be committed to educating all students to prepare them for lifelong learning and productive citizenship. IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS Wednesday […]
The Granville County Chamber of Commerce recently held a ceremonial ribbon-cutting and open house to celebrate the new Mechatronics lab on Vance-Granville Community College’s South Campus, which is located between Creedmoor and Butner. Area residents and community leaders had a chance to take a closer look at the new Mechatronics Engineering Technology program, which provides […]
The Male Mentoring Program at Vance-Granville Community College hosted author, entrepreneur, social activist and educator Dr. NKrumah Lewis as a special guest speaker on Nov. 13 on VGCC’s Main Campus. He shared stories from his own life to offer a message of hope to young people, as he does in his autobiography, “Becoming A Butterfly: […]