Spotlight on Education in Wilkes County Schools
Click here or on the image above to view the November edition of the Spotlight on Education Newsletter.
Click here to view an archive of newsletters from the 2014-2015 school year.
Credit by Demonstrated Mastery (CDM)
Credit by Demonstrated Mastery (CDM) offers all NC high school students the opportunity to earn course credit through a demonstration of mastery of course material without the seat time. The application deadline to challenge a course for Fall 2015 is December 2, 2014. If you missed the parent information night at your high school and would like more information, please contact Donna Cotton or Angie Lamb at 667-1121, or click here to go to the link on the AIG page.
K-2 Standards-Based Grading
Wilkes County Schools will be utilizing standards-based grading in grades K-2 for the 2014-2015 school year. On November 5th, students will bring home their K-2 Standards-Based Progress Report for the first grading period. This progress report will indicate your child's progress toward achieving specific end-of-year grade level standards as identified by the North Carolina Standard Course of Study. For additional information on standards-based grading, please click here.