The 2018 Annual SPARK Summit, held at Meadowview Magnet Middle School on Monday, August 13 helped ignite a spark for learning among Surry County Schools educators. SPARK18 was a ticketed event for teachers, principals, and district administrators to come together to learn from each other and become more highly skilled. The event offered sessions based on unique teacher needs and showcased leaders from across the district sharing best practices to enhance student learning.
The Surry County Schools Maintenance Department has been extremely busy all summer with various routine maintenance projects and getting school campuses ready for the start of the 2018-2019 school year. When students and teachers leave for the summer, the maintenance department is in full throttle making playground inspections and repairs, painting schools, getting carpets cleaned, and ensuring gym floors are refinished. Other routine summer projects include:
Families may apply online for their children to receive free or reduced price school meals. Online applications will be sent form a secure website directly to SCS School Nutrition. No need to worry about filling out a paper form that could be lost or misplaced. The on-line application is easy, secure and convenient! Families that receive Food and Nutrition Services (FNS or Food Stamps) benefits are directly certified.
All elementary schools in the Surry County School System are accepting kindergarten registration for children who are 5 years old on or before August 31, 2018. Children who are 4 years old on or before August 31, 2018, may be eligible for Pre-K.