New Hanover County Schools
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New Hanover Co. School Board budget committee seeks millions from county
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 11:36pm.

video Earlier this month Governor Pat McCrory said he wanted to increase pay for young teacher, and now the New Hanover County School Board could ask for millions in funding to make that possible.

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Alderman Elementary celebrates 50th birthday
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 02/18/2014 - 4:24pm.

videoIt will be a blast from the past tonight at Alderman Elementary as the schools celebrates a major milestone: the big 5-0.

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County approves plan for Buck Hardee Field improvements
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 2:38pm.

Without a word of discussion, Wilmington's Buck Hardee Field got one step closer to getting a makeover this morning during the New Hanover County Commission meeting.

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New make-up day schedule approved
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 02/15/2014 - 10:42pm.

The New Hanover County School Board approved a new schedule covering all six missed school days due to winter weather.

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Teachers seeking change, taking a stand
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 02/15/2014 - 10:18pm.

Teachers dressed in red for the New Hanover County School Board meeting Saturday, February 15th supporting the fight against a state law requiring districts give multi-year contracts and raises to 25% of teachers who must give up tenure.

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Career Day gives kids perspective on prospective jobs
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 02/05/2014 - 4:00pm.

video Today was career day today at College Park Elementary School in Wilmington. Students learned what it's like to be an author, firefighter and even a florist.

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New Hanover Co. make-up days won't affect Spring Break, Saturdays
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/04/2014 - 10:20am.

videoNew Hanover County families will not have to worry about losing Saturdays or any part of Spring Break thanks to last week's winter storm. Today the school district announced its schedule for missing four school days by converting some half days to full days and adding a day at the end of the year.

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School districts begin tough task of dealing with missed days
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 7:25pm.

video Students around the area missed nearly a week of school thanks to the threat and eventual arrival of snow and ice last week, but state laws about the school calendar make rescheduling that missed time a challenge for administrators.

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Records show specifics on NHCS Outside Work Experience pay
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 01/22/2014 - 5:56pm.

video We're learning more about a process intended to help school districts recruit workers. New Hanover County Schools adopted its Outside Work Experience plan back in 2006. Now we know how many people it has impacted.

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Forest Hills accepting application for kindergarten Mandarin Chinese immersion
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Fri, 01/17/2014 - 3:19pm.

Some New Hanover County kindergarteners may soon learn Mandarin Chinese. Forest Hills Global Elementary School looks to add the option for 20 students next school year.

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