District News


New Playground Equipment at Sally D. Meadows
Sally D. Meadows Unveils New Playground Equipment!

Sally D. Meadows Elementary School students now have a new place to play, with the addition of brand-new playground equipment, which the Vidalia City Board of Education recently purchased.

Thu Oct 14 04:06 PM

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BOE Sets Tentative Millage Rate

The Vidalia City Board of Education has tentatively adopted a 2021 millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes for Montgomery County by 2.36 percent. This tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 14.852 mills, an increase of .342 mills for the Montgomery County portion. Toombs County's millage rate will not require an increase.

Fri Sep 10 02:09 PM

Picture of Vidalia Mayor Doug Roper
Roper Appointed To State Commission!

Vidalia Mayor Doug Roper has been appointed to serve on the State's Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission.

Fri Jul 30 12:01 PM

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Vidalia City Schools Receive State Recognition!

The Georgia Department of Education has awarded the Vidalia City School System with the title of 2020-21 Reward Schools – (the Title I schools making the most progress in improving student performance.) J.D. Dickerson Primary School was listed as one of only 157 schools in 77 school districts identified as Reward Schools.

Thu Jul 22 03:05 PM

Norma Croft and Dr. Garrett Wilcox
Vidalia City Schools Financial Department Receives Award for Excellence for 6th Straight Year!

For the 6th straight year, The Vidalia City School System has been awarded the Award of Distinction for Excellent Financial Reporting by the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts.

Fri Jul 16 04:51 PM

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2021-2022 Return to In-Person Learning Plan

As a system, we are eager to see our students return in-person learning on August 6, 2021 for the first of school. Realizing that students benefit from in-person learning, safety is a priority for the 2021-2022 school year. We are excited and looking forward to the new year!

Thu Jul 15 08:03 PM

JDD Principal Brandon Boston
Boston Set to Lead JDD!

Vidalia City Schools is proud to announce the appointment of Brandon Boston as the new Principal at J.D. Dickerson Primary School. Boston, who has served as the Assistant Principal at J.R. Trippe Middle School for the past five years, replaces Brenda McLain, who moves to the Central Office.

Mon Jun 21 09:58 AM

Denise Parson Holding No Kid Hungry Plaque
Nutrition Department Honored for Work During Pandemic!

The Vidalia City School’s Nutrition Department has been recognized as a “School Meals Hero” for their work during the last year in the face of the pandemic.

Mon Jun 21 09:56 AM

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J.D. Dickerson Primary Holds Leadership Retreat!

The J.D. Dickerson Primary School leadership team held their summer retreat on June 3rd, under the direction of new Principal Brandon Boston. The Retreat allowed team members a chance to "express their grade level concerns, needs, and desires."

Tue Jun 08 10:37 AM

Sandy Seidling with family
Seidling Honored at Retirement Celebration!

After spending 23 years as the Vidalia City School System’s Accounting Specialist, Sandy Seidling said goodbye to her co-workers at the board office during a luncheon honoring her for her service and retirement.

Mon May 24 03:01 PM