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  • Howe Celebrates Earth Day
    Howe Celebrates Earth Day - Students and staff at Howe Pre-K posed for a photo with posters painted by the children for Earth Day.
  • Freeman Students Explore Virtual Reality
    Virtual Reality - Students at Freeman explored with their new Virtual Reality goggles using Discovery Education's VR app.
  • Pine Valley Visits UNCW
    Pine Valley Visits UNCW - Fifth graders at Pine Valley Elementary visited UNCW during Health & Human Services Week.
  • Parsley Fun Day
    "Best Fun Day, Ever!" - Coach Walters added new events to Parsley’s Fun Day that he learned from the Boston SHAPE conference he attended in March as the NHCS Teacher of the Year, and from other PE teachers across the country using social media
  • CBES 2nd Graders Visit State Park
    Exploring Nature - Carolina Beach Elementary 2nd grade students visited the Carolina Beach State Park where they learned about carnivorous plants, poisonous plants and animals, animal survival, and life cycles.
  • Ogdens' SDA Class Visit Russell's Reach Ranch
    Horseback Riding - Ogden Elementary’s SDA class enjoyed a field trip to Russell's Reach Ranch for Therapeutic Horseback riding.
  • Freeman Students Visit CRA at Mosley
    Planning for the Future - Freshman students at the Career Readiness Academy at Mosley attended a Career and College Fair hosted by WECHS and CFCC.
  • Ashley Nursing Students at Autum Care Nursing Home
    Ashley Nursing - Ashley students spent their first day at Autumn Care Nursing Home taking their textbook knowledge to the real world in preparation of becoming Certified Nursing Assistants.
  • WECHS 10th Grade Spanish Classes Visit 'The Compassion Experience'
    Cultural Experiences - WECHS’10th grade Spanish classes visited “The Compassion Experience” which gave students a glimpse into cultures of the Dominican Republic and Kenya. Later they had lunch at El Cerro Grande, where they conversed only in Spanish with the staff.
  • Laney Men's Golf Team Compete in Tournament
    Laney Men's Golf - The Laney Men’s Golf Team participated in a tournament, coached by Ms. Sherri Tynes.
  • Castle Hayne Celebrates Idiom Day
    Quacking Us Up - Teachers at Castle Hayne Elementary have their "Ducks in a Row" as they celebrate Idiom Day.
  • Mrs. Emma Jackson Receives Prestigious Razor Walker Award
    Congratulations to recent retiree Mrs. Emma Jackson on receiving the prestigious Razor Walker Award from the UNCW Watson College of Education. Mrs. Jackson was recognized for her 52 years of service an an educator representing excellence and tenacity throughout her career.

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April 29
Division A North Carolina Science Olympiad (Grades 3-5), Ashley High School, 8:00 am
May 2
Board of Education: Regular Meeting, BOE Center, 5:30pm

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District News (More Stories)
04/24/17 NHC Board of Education Announces Special Events and Upcoming Meetings
04/24/17 State Math Fair Adds Top NHCS Students to Participants
04/24/17 Laney High School to Hold 8th Annual Slam Jam
04/21/17 NHC Board of Education Announces Meetings Schedule for 2017-2018
04/21/17 NHCS Announces High School Graduation Ceremonies for the Class of 2017
04/21/17 NHCS School Nutrition Administrators Participate in Innovative K-12 Culinary Institute
04/21/17 NHCS Students Place in UNCW High School Mathematics Contest, Advance to State Competition
04/19/17 NHCS Students Excel at the State Science Fair
Items of Interest
Public Comments of the Naming of the Gene F. Rackley Paint/Grounds Shop
Public Comments for the Naming of the new Hoggard Gym after Coach Sheila Boles
Letter from Board Chairman to NC State Senators Concerning HB13
Employment Opportunities
Applying to the NHCS Pre-K Program
Low Performing School Plans
2017 - 2018 School Year Calendars
Bond Project Updates
BYOD Network - Instructions for Connecting
ServiceSource Financial Information for Parents of Students with Disabilities Pre-K Registration Best Foot Forward - Order the 2017 DVD Download the NHCS Mobile App
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To file a complaint of discrimination, contact: Dr. Rick Holliday, Deputy Superintendent, Student Support and Federal Programs, 6410 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412, Telephone (910) 254-4206; Fax (910) 254-4226.

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