News & Announcements

January Board of Education Meeting Meeting

The Weldon City Schools Board of Education has changed to a virtual meeting for Thursday. The board will go into closed session at 5:30 p.m. and then return to open session for the regular business meeting at approximately 6:30 p.m.

To address the board through public comment, a sign-up sheet will be available in the Public Affairs Office for any individual or group to indicate their desire to address the board. Each speaker will receive three minutes to present comments. The deadline is 4 p.m. the day of the board meeting. Any individual or group can also sign up by contacting Jacquelin Lee at 252-536-4821, extension 238, or leeja@weldonk12.org.

**To view a live video stream of the meeting with any web browser please click Read Full Story**

Virtual Learning Day

The district will utilize Virtual Learning to ensure student and staff safety. All staff will work remotely.

Special Called Board Meeting

Weldon City Schools Board of Education will meet virtually in a specially called meeting on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, beginning at 5:00 p.m.

The meeting will be held virtually and a link to the open session portion of the meeting follows:

https://www.youtube.com/weldoncityschools.

The only item on the agenda for the special meeting is a closed session for personnel matters, pursuant to G.S. 143-318.11(a)(1) and (a)(6), and G.S. 115C-321.

WEGA BUS 207 Delayed 30-Minutes

We regret to announce school bus 207 assigned to Weldon Elementary Global Academy is experiencing a 30-minute delay. The Transportation Department is committed to ensuring the safety of our students.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our families.

Welcome Back

After thoroughly reviewing guidance, Weldon City Schools plans to reopen and welcome students back into our classrooms on January 6, 2022. However, we will enforce strict social distancing, hygiene, and cleaning practices.

In addition, we will constantly be reminding our students, staff, and families to be mindful of critical preventive measures and strongly encourage participation in our free COVID-19 Antigen Testing. Students are eligible for testing as early as tomorrow's return to school.

Thank you for your continued support and understanding as the district ensures the safety of our students, staff, and community.

Nominate a High School Student for Transformational Scholarship via NC State

This program aims to prepare students to become educators. Students who obtain the scholarship will receive $10,000 per year in support, for up to four years. Transformational Scholars may also receive additional funds for professional development. The student must complete and submit a free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Applicants must then also apply to NC State no later than Nov. 1

Use the following links to learn more about this opportunity Transformational Scholarship via NC State and how to nominate a high school student Nominate a College of Education student.

https://www.ednc.org/09-30-21-how-to-apply-for-a-transformational-scholarship-from-nc-state/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=09-30-21-how-to-apply-for-a-transformational-scholarship-from-nc-state

https://ced.ncsu.edu/admissions/nominate-a-student-for-college-of-education/

Virtual Academy

Greetings Chargers, Weldon City Schools Virtual Academy applications become available to families on October 11, 2021, and will remain open until Tuesday, October 19, 2021. Families must complete a Virtual Learning Application to be considered. Applicants will receive notice of acceptance by Monday, October 25, 2021. If accepted, families agree to enrollment for the remainder of the 2021-2022 academic year beginning Monday, November 1, 2021. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Krissy Pittman Martin at (252) 536-4821 ext. 234.

COVID Testing Program Enrollment

WCS COVID-19 Testing Program begins soon!! Register your child by October 15th. Weldon City Schools COVID-19 Testing Program offers free, regular testing to students and staff for COVID-19. Regular testing means that testing is being provided to everyone regularly, even if they don’t have symptoms of COVID-19.
**Please Click Read Full Story to view Staff and Student Registration Information***
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