New Hanover County Schools
School board, commission discuss millions in bond money for school repairs
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 4:40pm.

video The New Hanover County School Board and County Commission met this afternoon to talk about a number of issues, including the current condition of some county schools. Commissioners and board members discussed what it will take to fix aging schools, including the possibility of hundreds of millions of dollars in bond money.

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Entire school joins in for anti-bullying video
Submitted by IE on Fri, 10/04/2013 - 3:31pm.

videoStudents at Myrtle Grove Middle School took bullying into their own hands today by making a video condemning the act.

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Mold test results in for mobile units at Bellamy and Parsley
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/26/2013 - 3:12pm.

Earlier this week, several fifth grade Bellamy classes were relocated to Parsley due to mold contamination in fifth grade mobile units. New Hanover County Schools (NHCS) ordered further mold testing to be conducted after the relocation.

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Mold causes closure of 4 classrooms at Bellamy Elementary
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 9:07pm.

video Starting Wednesday, 5th grade students from Bellamy Elementary will be bused to Parsley Elementary every day because there’s mold in four of their classrooms.

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Students temporarily moved because of mold
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/24/2013 - 6:59pm.

Some Bellamy Elementary School fifth graders will be temporarily relocated to Parsley Elementary School tomorrow as a safety measure due to mold being found in four mobile units.

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Council approves funding for 3 projects, accepts reimbursement for another
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 10:34pm.

video The Wilmington City Council got to work at their Tuesday meeting covering a wide variety of items during the three and a half hour meeting.

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New Hanover Schools explores policies on personal relationships among staff
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 8:52pm.

videoThe New Hanover County Schools Policy Committee is taking a look at several policies concerning personal relationships. The committee wants to prohibit personal relationships between school employees in a supervisory-subordinate relationship.

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Unpaid lunch costs latest hit on school budgets
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 4:22pm.

videoUnpaid school lunch charges have been on rise for years in New Hanover County, but now schools can no longer use federal funds to pay off those meals. Last year alone unpaid lunches cost the district about $122,000.

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Superintendent, parents discuss challenges facing local schools
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 09/10/2013 - 9:59pm.

video The school year is just a few weeks old and New Hanover County parents are already sending the superintendent’s office their report card for the 2013 school year.

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Teacher of the Week: Brita Clarkson
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 09/04/2013 - 6:15am.

videoA former teacher partner nominated Brita Clarkson for Teacher of the Week. Clarkson teaches eighth grade at New Hanover County's Williston Middle School and says she tries to make the classroom feel like home, by providing school supplies for students and decorating her room with positive messages.

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