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New Hanover County Schools


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Dorothy DeShields, Emma Jackson, Dawn Martin, and  Krista Holland

Mrs. Dorothy DeShields

The district is saddened to hear of the passing of former New Hanover County Board of Education Member and Administrator Mrs. Dorothy DeShields. May her vision and leadership continue to guide our community and schools.

Laney Scoreboard lights up for seniors

Light it Up 2020

NHCS participated in a statewide recognition for the class of 2020, turning on lights at district stadiums, fields and gyms at 20:20 on May 20, 2020.

Boles Gym at Hoggard

Senior Class 2020

Boles Gym at Hoggard High School lights it up for Seniors.

Legion lights shine bright for NHHS seniors


At 20:20 the lights shine bright on the fields of Legion Stadium.

Field at Ashley High School

Veterans Park

Ashley High School Screaming Eagles recognize and celebrates the class of 2020.

Light are on to honor SEA-Tech seniors.

On Sidbury Road

Lights were on at SEA-Tech to honor our seniors!

NHC Adopt a senior group drops gifts off the CRA seniors

Adopt a Senior

The New Hanover County: Adopt a Senior group dropped off gifts to celebrate the Seniors at Career Readiness Academy at Mosley.

Learn about the eLearning Academy

eLearning Academy

NHCS offers a full online learning option for students and their families through the eLearning Academy. This story and more on Your School News on NHCS-TV YouTube.

fresh blueberries from Rocky Point

Fresh, Local Blueberries

Fresh and local blueberries from Rocky Point were included in school lunches. Since March 16th, NHCS has served over 450,000 meals to the youth in our county, OVER 450,000 MEALS! 

Title I Parent Survey Deadline May 22
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NHC Board of Education has CFCC Baord of Trustees Vacancy

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Accepting Applications -Year-Round, Magnet, Open Choice
NHCS Concern and Resolution Process Center
Community Partnerships Mentor, Volunteer, Partner, Donate

Community Partnerships – Mentor, Volunteer, Partner, Donate!

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Bond to Buildings Updates