County officials discuss schools’ growth plan

As Currituck County continues to experience consistent residential growth, local leaders are working together to effectively manage the pressures that come with an increasing population. One key area being addressed is the school system. County officials recognize the importance of making sure the county’s educational facilities keep pace with growth.

The Board of Commissioners and Board of Education have developed an effective plan to manage growth.  This plan includes strategies such as using mobile classroom units, expanding certain facilities, and building new schools.

To learn more, please take a few minutes to watch this new video. The county’s strategy for the school system is discussed by Mike Payment, Chair of the Board of Commissioners; Karen Etheridge, Chair of the Board of Education; Dr. Matt Lutz, Superintendent of Currituck County Schools; and Ben Stikeleather, Currituck County Manager.