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Feb 8, 2016 NC Schools Will "Love the Bus" Feb. 8-12
Feb 4, 2016 New State Charter School Director Named
Feb 1, 2016 Regional Wells Fargo Principals of the Year Named;
Principals Now Compete for State Title
Jan 25, 2016 Many North Carolina Students Go Hungry During Summer Break;
Summer Nutrition Programs Help Bridge Hunger Gap
Jan 11, 2016 Regional NC Teachers of the Year Named;
State Winner to be Announced in April
Jan 4, 2016 School Bus Safety Poster Contest Winners Named;
Siblings Honored for the First Time
Dec 30, 2015 School Bus Drivers to Use New Hand Signals;
Requirement Helps Boost Student Safety
Dec 1, 2015 2014-15 NC School Report Cards Released
Nov 20, 2015 Guilford County Schools' STEM Team Places Third in National Competition
Nov 17, 2015 Title I Distinguished Schools Named
Nov 5, 2015 NC Board of Education Awards First Global-Ready School Designation
Nov 5, 2015 State Board Honors 7 STEM Schools of Distinction
Oct 28, 2015 NC's 4th Grade NAEP Reading Scores Climb in 2015
Oct 15, 2015 Chatham Teacher Receives "Oscar" of Teaching
Oct 6, 2015 11 Districts and 60 Schools Earn North Carolina's Highest Graduation Rates in 2014-15
Oct 1, 2015 Teacher Turnover Rate Slightly Up in 2014-15
Oct 1, 2015 Seventy-Six Percent of Third Graders Meet Reading Proficiency Standards
Sep 29, 2015 28 New Charter School Applications Received;
Approved Schools Will Open for Students in Fall 2017
Sep 29, 2015 National Blue Ribbons Awarded to Three NC Elementary Schools
Sep 4, 2015 Advanced Placement Participation and Scores Up in 2015;
SAT Scores Down in NC and the Nation
Sep 2, 2015 High School Graduation Rate Highest in State History;
More than 70 Percent of Public Schools Receive Grades of C or Higher
Aug 24, 2015 Back to School in NC: By the Numbers
Aug 14, 2015 National School Lunch Program Meal Eligibility Policy Announced
Aug 10, 2015 State Board of Education Strengthens its Role in Halifax County Schools to Address Financial, Personnel and Student Placement Decisions
Jul 24, 2015 State Education Plan Would Provide Additional Support, Resources to Local Public Schools
Jul 20, 2015 NC Virtual Public School Piloting Online PE this Fall
Jul 9, 2015 NC Proficiency Standards Among the Highest in the Nation
Jul 9, 2015 State Board of Education Approves Bus Safety Policy Revisions