New Hanover County Schools


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NHCS Principals

National Principals Month

New Hanover County Schools’ principals were recognized for their hard work in celebration of National Principals Month during October.

College Park Ribbon Cutting

New and Improved

NHCS held a ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony for the new College Park Elementary School.

Pine Valley Elementary kindergarten students and Wilmington Firefighters

Fire Prevention Week

Pine Valley Elementary kindergarteners took a field trip to the fire station to celebrate Fire Prevention Week.

Carolina Beach Fire Department Members

Thank Ya Very Much

The Carolina Beach Fire Department performed fire prevention skits for students at Carolina Beach Elementary School. Thanks to Fire Chief Alan Griffin, Elvis, Sparky and the Reggae team for showing students how to be safe.  

Ashley High School Football Team

Keeping Our Oceans Clean

The Ashley High School football team participated in a beach clean-up to keep their community beautiful.

Roland-Grise Art Students

Advanced Art- Roland

Grise Middle School advanced art students learn about different art mediums in Mr. Merril’s class.

Community Members and Codington Students

Hispanic Heritage Month Read Aloud

Community members were guests readers at Codington Elementary School’s Hispanic Heritage Read Aloud.  

Hoggard Students

Break Out

Hoggard High School students completed a breakout box activity as a fun interactive way to study for their tests.

Teacher and students at Williston receive donuts

Doughnut Day

Williston Middle School administration showed appreciation for their teachers by providing free coffee and doughnuts for their school staff.

Laney students at college information session

College Information Session

Laney High School juniors and seniors sat in on a UNC-Chapel Hill college information session.

John Jarvis & Chrris Bonney present to Mosely students

Construction Awareness Month

The Career Readiness Academy at Mosley observed Construction Awareness Month with a presentation by designers John Jarvis and Chrissy Bonney from Plantation Building Corp. Wilmington.

WECHS Students

Oregon Trail

Students at Wilmington Early College learned about the Oregon Trail through an interactive game in class.

Items of Interest

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Low Performing Schools Improvement Plans

Low Performing School Plan
Public Comment Survey

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The Governor's School of North Carolina

Informational Meeting on October 14th

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Community Partnerships Mentor, Volunteer, Partner, Donate

Community Partnerships – Mentor, Volunteer, Partner, Donate!

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Bond to Buildings Updates