*2013-14 CALENDAR CHANGES TO DATE:
March 31 is the last day of the third nine-weeks.
Last day for students is June 11
February 17, April 21, June 2-6, June 9-11 are now full instructional days for students.
June 12 is last full day for teachers.
KINDERGARTEN ROUNDUP FOR 2014-15
Register now at your local school.
Entering child must be 5 years old before Sept. 1, 2014.
Bus Routes – Click here for the 2013-2014 bus routes.
2012 WV Title I Distinguished School
2012 Best CTE Facility in West Virginia
Putnam Career & Technical Center
2012 Exemplary Schools:
Hurricane High School
Hurricane Town Elementary
Mountain View Elementary
Poca Middle School
Scott Teays Elementary
West Teays Elementary
Winfield High School
WV Blue Ribbon School
National Blue Ribbon School
National Green Ribbon School
For Pre-K information, click on "Parents & Community" above.
School Closing - Click here for school closing
Putnam County Schools
77 Courthouse Drive
Winfield, WV 25213
Middle Childhood Education 6-8
The goals of the Putnam County Middle School Program are centered on developing an educational experience appropriate to the needs of the transescent (10 to 14 year old) learner. It is designed to deal with the present so that each student may be better prepared to cope with the tremendous physical, intellectual, social and emotional changes taking place during preadolescence.
The program seeks to aid the development of the learner through the removal of obstacles to growth and replacing them with an atmosphere of flexibility and accommodation to student needs and interests. It is the purpose of the middle school instructional team to work together in such a way that collectively utilizes the talents of professionals to assist each student in developing mastery of those life skills of reading, writing, speaking and computing.
Gifted Education falls under the auspices of Exceptional Education. In Putnam County Schools, the middle school gifted classes are housed at the
Summer school courses are offered on a tuition basis for middle school students who need to make up credits or who have not been able to obtain all credits needed for graduation. All summer school sessions maintain the same standards as those offered in the regular school term. Summer school course offerings are subject to demand