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Mount Airy City Schools has chosen dual language immersion to provide students with an opportunity to think critically and innovatively solve problems in two languages. Dual language programs, also known as two-way immersion programs, allow students to develop proficiency in two languages by receiving North Carolina Standard Course of Study in English and Spanish.

Mount Airy City Schools ha elegido inmersión dual para proporcionar a los estudiantes la oportunidad de pensar críticamente y resolver problemas de manera innovadora en dos idiomas. Los programas de idiomas bilingües, también conocidos como programas de inmersión dual, permiten a los estudiantes perfeccionar el dominio de dos idiomas mediante la implementación del Programa de Estudios de Carolina del Norte tanto en Inglés como en Español .
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News & Announcements

Texting Comes to SchoolMessenger on October 3rd at 7:00 pm


We use SchoolMessenger for district calls and beginning on October 3rd, we will also have the ability to send text messages. Messages will include important information about events, school closings, safety alerts, and more. Click to learn more.

5K on the Greenway

5KOTG 17

Are you ready to race? The 13th Annual 5KOTG is coming Autumn Leaves weekend and we hope you will participate! Click for more information!

100% of Mount Airy City Schools Met or Exceeded Growth


Mount Airy City Schools continues to be one of the best school districts in North Carolina! The partnership between staff, parents, and community members continues to positively impact students and the district’s success. With the recent release of the 2016-2017 accountability data, MACS saw growth and success as a result of the hard work of everyone. Click to read the full press release!

New Calling System

We have changed phone notification services and all calls will be coming from 844-279-8880. Please add this number to your contact list. If you miss our call, you can dial this number and hear the recorded message.
You will be able to verify and update your phone numbers at the beginning of the school year.

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Upcoming Events

No School
Date: 9/22/2017
Early Release - Click for Times
Date: 10/12/2017
No School
Date: 10/13/2017
5K on the Greenway
Date: 10/14/2017, 8 AM 10 AM
Location: On the Greenway behind Roses
Community Night
Date: 10/23/2017, 6 PM 8 PM
Location: Mount Airy High School
Veterans Holiday - No School
Date: 11/10/2017
Thanksgiving Holiday Break
Date: 11/22/2017