Welcome to Vaughan Elementary School’s website. I am so excited that you have chosen to learn more about our school. My name is Sophelia McMannen and I am the principal. Vaughan Elementary is a global school where we thoughtfully and intentionally incorporate global content into the grade-level curriculum. Students at Vaughan Elementary are learning about the wider world. Global learning helps students develop their capacity to be informed, open-minded, responsible people who are responsive to diverse perspectives. Vaughan Elementary is a small, Title I school in rural North Carolina. My staff and I are committed to excellence and our students make us proud as they learn and grow into productive global citizens. As a team, we will continue to make Vaughan Elementary School the best place to learn in our community.

At Vaughan Elementary we facilitate student-centered learning and engaging academic tasks that promote higher-level performance, 21st-century skilled learners and create respectful global citizens.

We are Vaughan Elementary – A Global School, where students are:

V – Valued and

E – Empowered with the skills to

S – Succeed now and in the future.

Thank you for visiting our website. We invite you to visit our school and share our vision. I look forward to seeing you and to having a very rewarding and successful school year.

Sophelia H. McMannen