Surry Communications and Carolina West Wireless recently donated charging stations to each of the Surry County School System traditional high schools. Marketing Manager for Surry Communications, Melanie Senter stated, “It is our pleasure to present these charging stations to your schools. We hope parents and students will find use in them during school and sporting events. We appreciate our schools and what you to do to help educate our students.”
A large group of volunteers convened at Walmart in Mount Airy for the annual Sheriff Atkinson’s Foundation Give a Kid a Christmas Shopping Event to support students in need. Foundation Chairman, Sheriff Steve Hiatt kicked off the event by thanking the large group of volunteers, foundation members, elected officials, deputies, law enforcement agencies, Surry County School System administrators, Surry County Board of Education members, business owners, parents, and school social workers. The Sheriff also recognized repeat and first-time shoppers. Furthermore, Sheriff Hiatt stated, “I want to thank the associates at Walmart...
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, 2020. Children who are 4 years old on or before August 31, 2020, may be eligible for Pre-K. If you have any questions, please contact DeAnne Danley @ 336/386-8211.
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.