On February 2, 2016 Main Street Academy welcomed our new SRO, Officer Brian Tolliver. Officer Tolliver has served with the Winston-Salem Police Department for over ten (10) years. He began with the department in 2005. Officer Tolliver previously served with the Street Crimes Unit and worked in the Patrol Division. Before joining the WSPD, he served as a Military Police Officer with the U.S. Army and worked with the Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Prisons as a Correctional Officer.
Congratulations to High School English teacher Cherrelle Phelps for being chosen as the 2016 Main Street Academy Teacher of the Year. Ms. Phelps is in her second year teaching at Main Street Academy, She previously taught at Carver High School. Ms. Phelps is an inspiration to her students and peers alike. She is dedicated, organized, and well-planned for classes. She teachers all levels of High School English.
On Thursday, November 19, students were challenged by representatives from Drug-Free N.C. to "stop smoking" and "stop using tobacco products" in any form. Students participated in a number of activities to promote the upcoming "No Bacca" promotion. As a special inventive, students with perfect attendance From November 30 - December 15 will receive a $25 Gift Card. More Information is available at drugfreenc.org. Students will begin to form clubs to submit projects for further award incentives.