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  • Focus on Early Learning

    Learning is a lifelong process and begins early for students in the 21st Century. In Mingo County, there are 24 Pre-K classrooms where basic skills and student-centered exploration begin students on their journey. That journey through early childhood continues through 5th grade with rigorous studies in English, mathematics, science, social studies, art, music, and wellness. Here, Kindergarten students from Gilbert Elementary have displayed their mathematics projects.

    Office Hours

    The Mingo County Board of Education offices in Williamson, WV, are opened daily, except for state holidays. Our hours are:

    • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • (closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm)

    2014-15 School Calendar

    The 2014-15 school calendar for Mingo County Schools has been approved by the West Virginia Department of Education and is now official. The calendar was developed by a committee of Mingo County Schools employees and reflects input from the public in the online survey, two public meetings, and written comments. The calendar can be found here.

    Upcoming events

    Thursday, September 18, 2014
    1st 9 weeks midterm
    Friday, October 10, 2014
    Faculty Senate - 2-hour early dismissal
    Thursday, October 16, 2014
    BOE Special Meeting: LSIC for Tug Valley, Lenore, Kermit, and Dingess at Tug Valley High School (5:00 pm)
    Tuesday, October 28, 2014
    BOE Special Meeting: LSIC for Mingo Central, Gilbert area, and Matewan at Matewan PK-8 School (5:00 pm)
    Monday, November 3, 2014
    Continuing Education Day (No school for students)
    Tuesday, November 4, 2014
    General Election Day (No school, offices closed)
    Tuesday, November 11, 2014
    Veterans Day (No school, offices closed)
    Tuesday, November 18, 2014
    BOE Special Meeting: LSIC for Williamson, Burch area, and Extended Learning Center at Williamson PK-8 School (5:00 pm)