MECKLENBURG COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS!
We are excited that you have taken time to learn more about our school division. Mecklenburg County is located in south central Virginia and covers 625 square miles. With a proud history, beautiful rolling hills, natural resources, and easy access to two major metropolitan areas—Richmond to the north and Raleigh, North Carolina, to the south, Mecklenburg is a great location. Buggs Island Lake, Lake Gaston, and Occoneechee State Park provide wonderful opportunities for camping, hiking, fishing, swimming, and just relaxing!
Four elementary schools, two middle schools, and two high schools serve approximately 4,700 students enrolled in Mecklenburg County Public Schools. We are proud of the commitment of our high-quality teachers, strong parental involvement and overwhelming community support.
We are especially proud of the following outstanding accomplishments within our school division:
Virginia On-Time Graduation Rate – 93.17%
Percentage of students earning an Advanced Study Diploma – 44.18%
Dual enrollment courses offered to secondary students
14 students earned an Associate’s Degree from Southside Virginia
Community College in addition to their high school diploma
Annual recognition of students in kindergarten through twelfth grade who earn all A’s
Annual Academic Jacket Awards Ceremony for seniors who have maintained a grade point average of 3.5 or higher
Implementation of Project-Based Learning (PBL) in elementary, middle and high schools to better prepare our students for the 21st century
Access to resources and people through Google Classroom that makes learning engaging, fun, and real
We are a fully integrated Google Apps For Education (GAFE) campus.
IPad, Netbooks, Chromebooks, BYOD initiatives throughout the division, and implementation of a 4 year K-12 on-to-one device roll out starting fall of 2015
Interactive white boards utilized in all classrooms
Award-winning band programs at both high schools
Recognition of outstanding athletes in all athletic programs
Printable Flyer: Personnel Webpage — Welcome and Recruiting