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New community-relations director

Jeff NashJeff Nash has been named the new Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools executive director of community relations.
August 30, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

Notebooks for scholarships

Thrill City, Sacrificial Poets and the Blue Ribbon Mentor-Advocate (BRMA) program are coming together to raise money for the Blue Ribbon scholarship fund.
August 30, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

Schools open more crowded than projected

Kendall Alston, 5, and her mother, Melinda Alston, walk big brother Jace, 8, to Morris Grove Elementary School on Monday.  PHOTO BY ALICIA STEMPERStudents in Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools went back to school Monday and, according to district officials, the transition was a smooth one.
August 30, 2012 | Posted in: Schools, Top Story | Comments closed | Full Story »

School’s out!

Recently retired and much-loved Carrboro High School guidance counselor Mary Gratch (left) celebrated with Carrboro High graduates including Rachel Hare on Saturday. Photo by Alicia StemperStudents across Carrboro and Chapel Hill celebrated the last day of school and graduation with a variety of events last weekend.
June 14, 2012 | Posted in: Schools, Top Story | Comments closed | Full Story »

CHS teachers honored

City Kitchen hosted a complimentary appreciation luncheon for Carrboro High School teachers on June 8.
June 14, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

German Honor Society inductees

On May 29 the National German Honor Society held its annual induction ceremony at Chapel Hill High School.
June 14, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

Longtime Waldorf teacher retiring

Ingeborg BoeschAfter teaching for 40 years at Waldorf schools around the world, master German teacher Ingeborg Boesch is retiring.
June 14, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

Students raise $500 for nonprofit

Two Culbreth Middle School students chose to take on a fundraiser to benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill.
June 14, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

Playground video contest finalist

Glenwood Elementary School is one of 10 schools to make it to the final round of the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group’s playground video contest.
June 14, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

McDougle music honors

The McDougle Middle Chorus and Orchestra attended the Kings Dominion Music Festival June 2-3 and both received Superior ratings.
June 14, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

Morris Grove teachers win global challenge

Whitney Maxwell, Allison Livingston, Gail Shen and Amy Brazaski, a team of second-grade teachers from Morris Grove Elementary, have won the Global Educator Challenge.
June 14, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

2012 CHCCS High School Graduation

This weekend marks graduation for the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools district high schools’ 2012 senior class.
June 7, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

CHS senior earns SECU scholarship

SECU Carrboro Advisory Board Chair Daniel Lehman and scholarship recipient Lyndsey Peterson.  Photo courtesy of SECULyndsey Peterson, a senior at Carrboro High School, has won a $10,000 four-year college scholarship from the State Employees’ Credit Union Foundation.
June 7, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

BRMA graduation

Six high school seniors from the Blue Ribbon Mentor-Advocate (BRMA) Program graduated on June 3 at Carrboro High School.
June 7, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

Phoenix Academy graduation

Phoenix Academy High School will hold its graduation ceremony on Friday at 5:30 p.m. in the Carrboro High School auditorium.
June 7, 2012 | Posted in: Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »