Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s): Believe it or not, it is time to start thinking about families who need help with Christmas. Surry County Schools will be working with the Salvation Army again this year to coordinate Christmas assistance for families in need.
Surry County Schools continued to outpace the rest of state in academic achievement according to the 2016-17 Performance and Growth of North Carolina Public Schools report presented to State Board of Education members. 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, cohort graduation rates, the percentage of graduates passing rigorous math courses, academic growth target measures, and school performance grades.
MPES is celebrating Red Ribbon Week October 23rd – 27th. Staff will be discussing the importance of being drug free and making healthy choices. The staff is planning a special week when the students will learn about the dangers of drugs and also wear things that promote looking towards our futures, being healthy and living drug-free.