The legal status of the board and school district has been established by the General Assembly. In consonance with the law, the following are in effect:
• The official name of this district is: The Wilkes County Schools Administrative Unit.
• The schools of this district will be known as: The Wilkes County Schools.
• The governing body of the Wilkes County Public Schools is: The Wilkes County Board of Education.
Legal References: N.C. Const., art. IX; G.S. 115C-1, -5, -40, -69
Adopted: January 9, 2006