NC SAT scores slightly higher, below national rate
11 months ago
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NC SAT scores slightly higher, below national rate

Average scores for public school seniors taking the SAT rose two points in 2014, but their overall scores were slightly below the national average. A statement from the N.C. Department of Public Instruction on Tuesday said the state's critical reading score of 499 surpassed the nation's reading score of 497.
Five highlights on NC child health in new report
1 year ago
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Five highlights on NC child health in new report

According to a new report, children in North Carolina are healthier and better at math and reading than they were nearly a decade ago. The Kids Count report is created by the Annie E. Casey foundation, a philanthropy and research organization based in Baltimore.
STEM activity day exposes kids to science
2 years ago
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STEM activity day exposes kids to science

Science surrounds us every day, and the City of Wilmington Parks and Recreation department wants kids to explore it.
Students show skills in Science Olympiad
3 years ago
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Students show skills in Science Olympiad

Elementary students from all over the Cape Fear put on their thinking caps and got to work this weekend.
State budget cuts mean science could suffer
4 years ago
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State budget cuts mean science could suffer

Budget cuts are scarring many areas around the state... including science, and there’s one science program that's on the chopping block.