District News

New federal broadband discount for students and families!

There is now a federal program to help eligible families pay for internet service during the pandemic. If you are struggling to afford your monthly internet service, the Federal Communications Commission’s Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBB Program) may be able to help. Visit GetEmergencyBroadband.org for more information.


Wilkes County Schools Honors Retirees 2021 Retirees
Wilkes County Teacher of the Year Candidates TOTY Candidates

These teachers were chosen as candidates for Teacher of the Year at their school! This fall, the winner chosen at each school will vie for Wilkes County Teacher of the Year.  Congratulations for being chosen for this honor!

l-r: Jessica Echols (WWPS), Sandra Gammon (WWES), Mary Welch (WWES), Brittani Gilland (WWES) Marquita Turman (WWPS), Jill Saxon (WWMS), Yakira Pendleton (WWMS), Jonathan Nicholson (WWCHS), Leigh Hearn (WWMS), Sarah Smith (WWCHS), not pictured: Alex Bradford (WWCHS).

GA TOTY Finalist

Congratulations to Mrs. Mickens!

Mrs. Mickens is one of the 10 finalists for 

Georgia Teacher of the Year for 2022!



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