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Students in Jason Guptill's 8th-Grade history class recently conducted a research project to discover the roots of their immigrant backgrounds. The "Immigrant in Me" project used a grant from Ancestry.com to help students find their roots . . .
Snow Creek music teacher Karen Shuford recently received the 2014 OAKE (Organization of American Kodály Educators) Outstanding Educator Award in Atlanta, GA.
The gymnasium of Balls Creek Elementary School (BCES) recently became a totally “Bully-Free” zone. The Balls Creek Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS) team, along with the strong support of the faculty and staff, . . .
Jacobs Fork Middle School (JFMS) had a very successful week at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) State Leadership Conference. The 85 members received the Largest Middle School Chapter Award for the Northwest Region.
Recently, the Claremont Elementary PTO challenged students to a Read-a-Thon where they would read for 14,000 minutes during a one-month period to help raise money for the school.
Join the schools of Catawba County as they host an Open House for prospective teachers on Saturday, May 3rd at Maiden High.
Selena Y., a freshman at Maiden High School, will see her self-portrait artwork on permanent display at North Carolina’s Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI).
The Bunker Hill High School FFA Chapter has been awarded a $5,000 program improvement grant from the North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission. These funds will be used to purchase a computer-operated plasma cutting table . . .
The Fred T. Foard JROTC Tiger Battalion, under the leadership of First Sergeant (R) William Thiel and LTC (R) Steven Crowe, recently conducted its annual Service Learning Project (Fight Against Hunger, Stuff the Ruck Canned Food Drive).
The Catawba County Schools Child Nutrition Department will be accepting sealed bids for the school year beginning July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015 on Ice Cream, Produce, Milk, Water, Juice and Small Equipment.