School Lunch Menus

Here are the lunch menus for this coming week.Mount Airy City Schools have bag lunches on Friday with an early dismissal.Mount Airy City SchoolsTharri...

February 20th, 2016 |  


Weather affects school calendar — again

The wintry mix has washed away, but city school officials still have bad weather on the brain.The Mount Airy City Schools’ Board of Education di...

February 18th, 2016 |  


School leaders smooch pigs for fundraiser

School leaders smooch pigs for fundraiser

DOBSON — Copeland Elementary faculty members puckered up for a good cause, celebrating a milestone in a school fundraiser.Several school teacher...

February 12th, 2016 |  


Three musicians make All-District Band

Three musicians make All-District Band

BOONE — Three local high school students will travel to Appalachian State University to participate in the Northwest N.C. All-District Honor Ban...

February 11th, 2016 |  


School board honors art winners

School board honors art winners

DOBSON — Surry County Schools recognized students and teachers for a strong showing in an art competition in December.Gentry Middle School and M...

February 10th, 2016 |  


Spanish learning ahead of schedule

Tharrington Primary School recently gave a lengthy update to the Mount Airy Board of Education on its groundbreaking dual-language immersion program.T...

February 7th, 2016 |  


School board approves bus driver bonuses

School board approves bus driver bonuses

Surry County Schools opted to reach into its own coffers to fund a bonus for part-time employees.The state approved a bonus for any school employees w...

February 6th, 2016 |  


Pilot wins MathCounts competition

Pilot wins MathCounts competition

DOBSON — Central Middle School hosted a MathCounts competition Tuesday to prepare students for the big regional event next week.The middle schoo...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Snow days affect school calendar

COPELAND — Four snow days made a tight calendar even worse for Surry County Schools.Assistant Superintendent Jeff Tunstall addressed the calenda...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Breaking down capital needs by school

The Facility Needs Survey from the state Department of Public Instruction consists of two parts.The first section covers the facts about the current f...

January 31st, 2016 |