Empowering Youth as Leaders in the Global Community                              Wilkes County Graduation Rate is 90.1%!

Today, 7/26/2014
High: 89 Low: 67
Partly sunny
11% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 7/27/2014
High: 90 Low: 68
Slight chance thunderstorms
23% chance of precipitation.

Check Out our Mobile App!

The Wilkes County Schools' mobile app is available for download. Use this tool to easily navigate through current news and events, check out the latest updates with social media, access contact information, sporting scores, lunch menus, and more! You may download for free from iTunes or Google Play for use on your iOS or Android devices.

Summer Professional Development Opportunities

A variety of professional development opportunities are being offered for employees of Wilkes County Schools this summer. Click the image below to view the menu of options. Space is limited, so sign up early! Thanks to the Digital Learning Grant, a stipend will be offered to participants who attend technology sessions after June 10th!

Seamless Summer Option 2014

Seamless Summer Option 2014 offers snacks or meals at NO CHARGE to all children through 18 years of age. Click here to find a feeding site near you.

Little Library Installed at Millers Creek Elementary School

Dreams and Kitestrings is pleased to announce that the first Little Library has been installed at Millers Creek Elementary School.  A special thanks to Susie Ramos, Susan Blackburn, Millers Creek WatchDOGS (Dads of Great Students), and Dreams and Kitestrings for making this possible.  Throughout the coming year, Little Libraries will be installed at all elementary schools providing a unique way for families to enjoy great books!


WCS Mission Statement

The Wilkes County School System is committed to excellence in teaching and to the belief that all students can learn. Our goal is to promote high expectations for student success through a partnership of school, home, and community. We understand strong leadership is the key to preparing students to be 21st Century learners.

Mission Video

Dr. Marty Hemric

From the Desk of the Superintendent
May 2014

Wilkes County Special Olympics

Wilkes County Special Olympics were held at Wilkes Central High School on May 2, 2014. There were 317 athletes who participated.


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The Wilkes County Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that grant applications are now being accepted through December 3, 2014.  Grants may be used to fund projects in arts and sports programs within the Wilkes County Schools.  Click here to download the grant application.

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