District News


  • Parent-pay Pre-K spots available

    For the 2017-18 school year, Watauga County Schools will have spaces for children in the PreK Program for parents to pay $600 per month. The limited spaces are available at  the following schools:  Hardin Park, Green Valley, Cove Creek and Valle Crucis.

    Interested parents/guardians will need to apply for a space by calling Renee Battle of WCS at (828) 264-7190.

    An application form is availble by clicking here.

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  • Career opportunities in Watauga County Schools

    Interested in a career in WCS? There are several openings available. Check out bit.ly/wcscareers for more information.


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  • WCS seeks input in Bethel principal search

    Watauga County Schools is seeking the Bethel community’s input as we search for the next principal of Bethel School. The process includes a survey open to all staff, parents and students. WCS will hold three public input sessions at the school open to anyone who would like to attend on: Tuesday, June 27 at 2 p.m., Thursday, June 29 at 9 a.m. and Tuesday, June 27 at 6 p.m.

    The survey is available here.

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  • WCS offices adopt summer hours

    Watauga County Schools will adopt a summer work week of four 10-hour days -- Monday through Thursday -- effective with the work week of June 5-9 and continuing through the week of August 7-11. 

    The four-day week will apply in all school offices, including the central office at the Board of Education. School and office hours will be 7:30-4:30.


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  • Board of Education seeks citizen to fill vacancy

    The Watauga County Board of Education is seeking a citizen to fill a vacancy on the board. The person appointed to this vacancy will serve through the next regular election for Board seats in November, 2018. Click here for more info.

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