January 18, 2023
The Surry County School Board approved the 2023-2024 school year calendar during its January 10th meeting. The school year will start on Monday, August 21, 2023, two weeks prior to Labor Day. The last day of school for the 2023-2024 school year will be Friday, May 31, 2024. The approved calendar maintains a two-week winter break and a weeklong spring break.
Also, the school board recently approved a policy requiring educators to notify parents of any instructional material that includes sexually explicit content. If necessary, notifications will be sent out at least 30 days prior to the use of any sexually explicit materials. Parents have the right to review the material and request alternative assignments.