|Friday, January 30, 2015: Ashe County Schools are on a three-hour delay. Officials will continue to assess road conditions.|
February Board Meeting
The next regular meeting of the Board is scheduled for Monday, February 2, 2015, 7:00 pm, at Ashe County High School. A reception honoring Teacher of the Year nominees, Teacher of the Year, Teacher Assistant of the Year nominees, Teacher Assistant of the Year, Principal of the Year, Governor’s Teacher Network, National Board recipients and others will be held in the ACHS Commons area beginning at 6:15 pm. Click here to see the agenda.
Spelling Bee 2015
Winner - Miguel G. - 7th Grader at Ashe County Middle School (right)
Runner-up - Damien J. - 6th Grader at Blue Ridge Elementary (left)
Read to Achieve Information for Parents - Updated January 28, 2015
Annual School Report Card Release
January CTE Student of the Month
The Career and Technical Student of the Month is John S., (pictured on the left) and the owner of Parker Tie, Rick Woodie (pictured on the right). As always, thanks to Civitas Media, Mountain Times, and WKSK for what you do for our students at Ashe County High School. Thanks to Parker Tie and Dewalt for sponsoring our CTE Student of the Month.
I have had the distinct pleasure of having John S. as a student in my Construction class and on my list of outstanding students at Ashe County High School. John has been more than the ideal student. In order to achieve the highest grades and my deepest respect, he has demonstrated outstanding leadership and maintained a clear sense of purpose.
Since his classmates, my fellow teachers, and I will always hold him in the highest esteem, I sincerely have recommended John S. for January Student of the Month.
Construction Teacher: ACHS
NC Guide to Strengthening Our Public Schools
ACS Employment Opportunities
Current Certified Positions - (updated January 22, 2015)
Attention Teachers: 2015 Endowment Grant Information
Updated information for the 2015 Endowment Grants:
2015 Application Form
Frequently Asked Questions About The Endowment Fund
2015 Evaluation Form
Other information can be found on the Endowment Board webpage.
Technology Grant Awarded to Ashe County Schools
WEST JEFFERSON, NC—Ashe County Schools is the recipient of a Technology Grant from SkyLine Membership Corporation to acquire wireless devices for the county’s three elementary schools. Pictured left to right are: SkyLine Chief Executive Officer Jimmy Blevins; Ashe County Schools’ Superintendent Dr. Todd Holden; Ashe County Schools’ Director of Technology Amy Walker; SkyLine Board member Jerry Roten and SkyLine Board Assistant Secretary/Treasurer Molly Gambill.
Click here to read the press release.
Regional Teacher of Year - Keana Triplett
Keana Triplett, English teacher at Ashe County High School was named as the North Carolina Northwest Region 7 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year. Click here to read Press Release.
The Ashe County Board of Education expresses their sincere appreciation to the employees of Ashe County Schools.
Attention Teachers - Spanish Translations
Spanish translations for forms, letters and other information can be found under Teacher/Info on the side menu bar. More translations will be added soon.
Mrs. Callie Grubb named Ashe County Schools Principal of the Year 2014-2015
Click here to read press release.
ASHE COUNTY SCHOOLS PRINCIPALS
Jason Krider, Ashe County High; Earl Pennington, Ashe County Middle; Jennifer Robinson, Westwood Elementary; David Blackburn, Mountain View Elementary; Callie Grubb, Blue Ridge Elementary.
Ashe County Driver Education 2014-2015 Schedule
NORTH CAROLINA DRIVING SCHOOL INC.
Click here for Driver Education information and schedule
Ashe County, North Carolina
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