Thank you for all
you do for the students in Pittsylvania County.
When I am asked
what we are doing to accomplish these good results, my response is always that
our staff works extremely hard and goes the extra mile in everything that they
Pittsylvania County Schools is the only division in this part of the State with
all schools fully accredited. Patrick County is the closest. This speaks
volumes about what is taking place in your classrooms each day and the pride
that you have in the jobs that you do.
From our teachers in the classrooms, our instructional support staff,
custodians, school nurses, food service providers, administrative assistants,
technicians, maintenance staff, transportation staff, and administrators, every
role is essential to providing a quality education for our students.
I thank you for the long hours spent working on school responsibilities, the
sleepless nights reflecting on events that transpired during the day, and the
countless time taken from your weekends to prepare for the upcoming week. The
certificates your principals received today represent all of your hard work.
You represent the finest in our profession and are second to none. I am proud
to say that I work for Pittsylvania County Schools because of the staff that
Dr. Mark R. Jones
September 22, 2017