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The New Teacher Academy (NTA) is an intensive, interactive course of study dedicated to helping you make your initial classroom experience positive and rewarding for you and your students. The NTA is free to all newly hired classroom teachers employed by The Mercer County School Board.

Also great for...

  • Beginning teachers interested in learning teaching strategies that will enhance student achievement
  • Teachers who are transitioning to teaching from another career path.
  • Experienced teachers interested in refreshing their skills.

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Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails free, high-quality books to children from birth until they begin school, no matter their family’s income.

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Battle of the Books

Kudos to Sun Valley for Placing First in the Elementary Battle of The Books. and to Bluefield Middle School, Secondary School Battle of the Books Champions. 

Congratulations to all teams competing today.

Thank you to Bluefield State College for allowing us to use your facility.

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Mercer County Schools Honors Retirees

Mercer Technical Education Center Held Completer Ceremony

Mercer County Schools’ Top Scholars Honored at Banquet

2017-2018 Service Person of the Year

PikeView High Students Living History

Mercer County Schools Spelling Bee

Former Coal Executive Makes Generous Donation To Memorial School

Community Eligibility Provision for School Meal Program