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Chart for dates students will return for in person learning

Smyth County Schools Return to Hybrid Instruction Model

At their called Board meeting on January 25, the Smyth County School Board approved a return to hybrid instruction beginning on Monday, February 1. A transition to four (4) days per week of in-person instruction will be staggered over several weeks. The diagram illustrates the transition beginning with hybrid for all students February 1 – February 19, then bringing our Pre-Kindergarten – 3rd-grade students back four (4) days per week beginning on February 22 (Wednesdays will continue to be used for teacher planning and virtual remediation). Our 4th-8th grade students will transition to four (4) days per week on March 1 and our 9-12 grade students on March 8. Parents will still have the option to keep their child virtual through the remainder of this academic year.

After-Hours Tech Support No Longer Being Staffed

The after-hours tech support Hotline that was set up at the beginning of the year has been discontinued. If you or your student experience issues with your device or software, please click the heading for this news article for online support pages or contact the school.

Mission Statement

Mission Statement
Our mission is to ensure that all children be educated to the extent that they become well adjusted, productive, and responsible citizens. Furthermore, it is our intent that we instill in them the desire to become lifelong learners committed to preserving the right of every child to receive a well balanced and free public education.
School Philosophy
A guidance oriented staff is committed to the concept of providing all students in grades Pre-K through 5 with a varied academic and extracurricular program. This effort has earned us a reputation for excellence in scholarship and citizenship. We believe that all students can and will learn to the fullest extent of their capabilities.
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About Us

Welcome to our school! We believe that parent participation is key to student success; our new website is designed to provide parents with all the information they need to be active participants in their student’s education. You will find that the site works just as well on mobile devices as it does on a desktop so you can find information on the go.