Kellan Barton, a kindergartener in Ms. Campbell's room at North Wilkesboro Elementary School, was the first child to ring the new Literacy Bell at the Wilkes County Public Library! He was SO proud, and we are so very proud of HIM! The bell ringing ceremony is the third Monday of every month at 5:30pm or by appointment. Click the link below to learn more!
Community LEAD Day was recently hosted in two of our middle schools. This was a wonderful opportunity to showcase how our students are growing as leaders. The Leader in Me program is being implemented in all four of our middle schools and focuses on teaching leadership and social-emotional skills. Click the article header above or the "Read More" link below to learn more about this program and how to support it.
Wilkes County Schools proudly congratulates Mrs. Sandra Burchette of East Wilkes Middle School, who was named Wilkes County Schools 2017-2018 Principal of the Year, and Mr. Sam Yount from West Wilkes Middle School, who was named Wilkes County Schools 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year.
North Wilkes High School received national recognition on April 5th when they were featured during the Salute to Troops segment of HLN's Morning Express with Robin Meade. Click the article title above or the Read More link below to view the segment on the Morning Express Twitter Feed. Congratulations, Cadets!
The Wilkes County Hall of Fame (WCHOF) Governing Board would like to announce the fourth class of inductees. The eight inductees were chosen from over fifty-five nominees. The 4th Annual WCHOF Induction/Gala will be May 25, 2017 in the Stone Family Center for Performing Arts. Click the article header above or the "Read More" link below to see the complete list of name and to learn more about this program.
Wilkes County Schools is excited to announce that we just received eleven brand-new school buses from the state! These will be replacing old buses in our current fleet. They should be transporting students to and from school very soon, so be watching for them out on the roads!