The Surry County Schools Educational Foundation showcased instructional innovation in action Tuesday evening, October 22, 2019, at the Dobson First Baptist Church Fellowship Center during its Teacher Showcase and Donor Appreciation Dinner. The Foundation hosts this event annually to highlight the novel projects implemented in Surry County School System classrooms because of the generous funding of the Foundation’s Enhanced Learning Mini-Grant program.
Surry County Schools is pleased to announce it has received a $3,722,612 School Climate Transformation Grant-LEA funded 100% with federal funding from the U.S. Department of Education. This grant will serve all 7,600 K-12 Surry County School System students across all 19 schools.
Dr. Travis L. Reeves, Superintendent of Surry County Schools, was again named the Region Five Superintendent of the Year by the Piedmont Triad Education Consortium (PTEC). The Piedmont Triad Education Consortium is led by Executive Director, Dr. Lillie Cox, and is a collaboration of the seventeen K-12 school districts in central North Carolina and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Dr. Reeves was selected
Surry County Schools continued to outpace the rest of the state in academic achievement according to the 2018-19 Performance and Growth Data of North Carolina Public Schools report presented to State Board of Education members on September 4, 2019. In addition to the traditional end-of-grade and end-of-course proficiencies parents have come to expect, the state also released ACT, ACT WorkKeys,