In the face of Covid19, educators in Surry County Schools have rallied to meet the needs of our families and community during this unprecedent crisis. We are excited to announce that, despite these challenges, we still intend to offer a variety of enriching summer learning opportunities for our students.
Mrs. Tonya Fletcher, Media Specialist at Franklin Elementary School has been selected as the Marvin R. Pittman Champion Award Winner in the Support Staff Category. This prestigious honor recognizes the leadership and vision Mrs. Fletcher exemplifies in her daily work to ensure the Franklin Bulldogs have a media center that creates a lifelong love of literacy and fosters a passion for learning.
Cheltsea Golding, a second-year teacher at Franklin Elementary School was named the first-ever Surry County Schools Beginning Teacher of the Year today in a virtual called faculty meeting. Golding was surrounded virtually by her principals, colleagues, and family members this morning as Superintendent, Dr. Travis L. Reeves, made the historic announcement. Members of the Surry County Board of Education, including the Chairman, Dr. Terri E. Mosley, and Mrs. Mamie M. Sutphin were on the virtual meeting to offer congratulations and support, along with other district administrators and members of the Beginning Teacher of the Year Selection Committee.
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.