Final county changes made in preparation for school year

Administrative changes for the Surry County Schools (SCS) System for the upcoming 2015-2016 school year are now complete. Among those changes are Laur...

August 13th, 2015 |  


College facing state budget drop

The Surry Community College Board of Trustees learned this week the school may be facing state budget cuts in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.But...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Driver’s ed cuts affect students, teachers, and SCC

A move by the General Assembly to eliminate funding for driver’s education programs in North Carolina public high schools — and possibly p...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Assistant principals named at county schools

Assistant principals named at county schools

The Surry County Schools Board of Education approved assistant principal positions at a recent board meeting.Jenny Alyn Key will be the assistant prin...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Millennium hires baker’s dozen

Millennium hires baker’s dozen

Recently, Millennium Charter Academy hired 13 new teachers.This is the most additions to the staff since the school first opened.“This year with...

July 30th, 2015 |  


SCC helps kids be their own heroes

SCC helps kids be their own heroes

DOBSON – Thirty-eight children ages 3 to 6 recently attended Super Hero Training day camp at Surry Community College.Campers learned how to chan...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Museum plans events for Teacher Day

Museum plans events for Teacher Day

The Mount Airy Museum of Regional History is holding a Teacher Appreciation Day on Wednesday.The museum is inviting all educators to come and explore ...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


A variety of classes offered during August, at Surry Community College

A variety of classes offered during August, at Surry Community College

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be offering three unique classes during the month of August — hand quilting work, journal crafting a...

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Shoals AR students take final trip of year

Shoals AR students take final trip of year

Before the end of the school year Shoals Elementary had their last AR field trip for those students meeting their goal for 4th quarter. The students t...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Board discuss assistant, driver’s ed cuts

Board discuss assistant, driver’s ed cuts

Earlier this week the Mount Airy Board of Education learned five of the city’s teacher assistant positions could be eliminated as a result of st...

July 24th, 2015 |