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Craven County Schools

Craven County Schools will remain closed through September 28

Craven County continues to be under a state of emergency. Craven County Schools executive staff members, facilities and maintenance staff, and school leaders have completed the damage assessments of schools. Current assessments include lack of power at several school sites, roof and tree damage in multiple locations, and a few schools experienced flooding. …

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Craven County Schools

State Grant Funds Make SRO’s A Possibility at Four Elementary Schools

Craven County Schools is pleased to announce that we have been awarded a grant in the amount of $133,332 from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction to support additional School Resource Officers in four of our elementary schools. This is a matching grant program which will provide funding to secure School Resource …

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Tommy Wilson

New Director of Curriculum and Instruction Named – Mr. Tommy Wilson

The Craven County Board of Education approved Mr. Tommy Wilson as the new Director of Curriculum and Instruction effective July 2, 2018. As Director of Curriculum and Instruction Mr. Wilson will provide leadership and direction in the ongoing planning, implementation, development, review, and evaluation of the district’s curriculum and instructional services, DoDEA Grants, …

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Craven County Partners In Education

Luncheon celebrates educators and ECU Pirate Nation!

More than 700 educators, business leaders, and elected officials filled the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center on Tuesday afternoon for the sold-out Partners In Education Spring Luncheon. The annual event helps raise money for Craven County schools through PIE grant programs.  The organization, Partners In Education is the local education foundation for Craven …

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Edward Jones Teacher Recognition Award

Edward Jones Teacher Recognition Award presented to Kara Kinney

Edward Jones Financial Advisor Kevin Page, partnered with Partners In Education to award a $100 gift card to Kara Kinney, teacher at H.J. MacDonald Middle School. Mr. Page explained that Ms. Kinney is being recognized because she has stepped up to facilitate instruction for additional math classes in 6th grade to ensure that …

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International Paper Grant Winners

International Paper Grant Winners

Greg Golike, former PIE board member who established the Weyerhaeuser Grant when it was originally funded by Weyerhaeuser, and now representing International Paper, and his wife, retired teacher Mary Golike presented Partners In Education with the Spring Cycle PIE Grant check. Mary was a PIE Ambassador through Creekside Elementary before her retirement. This …

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Outdoor Classroom

J.T. Barber Elementary Awarded Grant for Outdoor Classroom

J.T. Barber Elementary School is a Title I school serving a diverse community of learners. The staff actively seeks grants and enlists the help of spouses, relatives, and community members to meet the special needs of the school and its staff. J.T. Barber Elementary has been fortunate enough to partner with Troop 13 …

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Craven County Schools

Board of Education Approves Make-up Days

On Tuesday, January 16, 2018, the Board of Education approved the required make-up days needed for students following the traditional calendar to fulfill the instructional time necessary for the five school days missed due to the inclement weather experienced at the beginning of the month. The following revisions were approved for the 2017-2018 …

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