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  • Free Summer Meals for Kids 2018

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  • A Special Message from Superintendent Dr. Jennifer Hefner

    A Special Message from Superintendent Dr. Jennifer Hefner On May 16th, thousands of teachers from across North Carolina are expected to travel to Raleigh for the "March For Students and Rally For Respect" gathering. The purpose of this event is to lobby state lawmakers to invest more in educational spending per student; create a multi-year pay plan for teachers, support staff, administrators and all other school personnel; increase the number of school nurses, counselors, social workers and other support personnel; expand Medicaid to improve community health; and create a statewide school construction bond to fix crumbling schools and reduce large class sizes. At this time, 71 teachers have requested personal leave or leave without pay and that is a much higher rate than normal for teacher absences on a typical day. Therefore, the Alexander County Board of Education voted unanimously on May 8th to revise the current school calendar if a higher rate of absence for teachers was anticipated. On Wednesday May 16, 2018, Alexander County Schools will be closed for students with an optional workday for all staff. All high school students scheduled to take AP exams that day will still need to report to East Taylorsville Baptist Church by 8:00 a.m. This decision has been made to demonstrate support for our teachers and ensure that student safety is never compromised. We appreciate your understanding, as it is our goal to provide your child the best educational experience possible each and every day. Additional information can be found on the Alexander County Schools web page and social media.

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  • ACS Celebration of Excellence in Education 2018

    Pictured left to right front row: Certified Support Staff of the Year Kelly This, Teacher of the Year Amber Treadway, and Beginning Teacher of the Year Justin Chandler. Back row left to right: Principal of the Year Jason Evans and Classified Support Staff of the Year Nikki McClain.

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  • Watch the School Board Meeting Live at 6:00

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Emergency Alert

  • When possible, school safety alerts appear as a pop-up on your screen as you open the district website.  
    If your child's school has an alert, you can go to the School Safety Department page on the district website for information regarding those codes.  
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  • Leadership Information



    Wittenburg School Improvement Plan


    Kindergarten Representative: Mary Guthrie
    First Grade Representative:    Kristine Ford
    Second Grade Representative: Bridgett Fox
    Third Grade Representative: Katie Smith
    Fourth Grade Representative: David Norton
    Fifth Grade Representative: Dakota Brown

    TA Representatives:           Lisa James
    Specials Representative:       Alisha Orren
    EC Representative:                Tammy Abernathy
    Parent Representatives: (selected in September 2017)
    Additional: Mary Brown Principal, Melinda Glenn Instructional Coach

    Meeting Dates:

    September 6, 2017

    October 4, 2017

    November 1, 2017

    December 6, 2017

    January 3, 2018

    February 7, 2018

    March 7, 2018

    April 11, 2018

    May 2, 2018 

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