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School leader explains need for $160 million bond
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:32am.

videoNew Hanover County voters have the choice to pass a $160 million school bond this election season. The money would fund 14 projects across the county, including a new elementary school, renovations to existing schools and technology updates.

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Report provides insight on if schools make the grade
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 09/04/2014 - 3:51pm.

videoIt's that time of the year again. Summer is over, and kids are back in class. But how did their schools perform last year? The state released accountability and testing results for the last school year.

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Ashley High School teacher turnover 'average'
Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 08/07/2014 - 10:41pm.

videoTurns out, turnover at Ashley High School in Wilmington is higher than WWAY was originally told. However, the number is on par with other schools in the area.

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Dr. Tim Markley Speaks Out About School Concerns
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 08/04/2014 - 10:21pm.

videoOne month and three days after we requested an interview, New Hanover County School's Superintendent Dr. Tim Markley agreed to an interview. We started with concerns about Ashley High School and the teacher satisfaction survey that showed most of their teachers were unhappy.

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Ashley High School leadership under fire
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 07/07/2014 - 9:45pm.

videoThe level of dissatisfaction from teachers at Ashley High School in Wilmington is growing. We told you last week about the initial, dismal, results of those teacher satisfaction surveys. Tonight we've learned about a second survey sent out in response to the initial survey and what it shows us the school seems to be concerned about the initial survey results.

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Some Teachers Unhappy With Ashley High School
Submitted by Chris Brown on Tue, 07/01/2014 - 10:03pm.

videoAs a student at Ashley High School, Eason Saffo has concerns. “I don't think they're being treated fairly by the administration,” Saffo said. They are teachers and he took his concerns to the school board Tuesday.

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Fraternization policy heads for full school board
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 12/03/2013 - 11:54pm.

videoThe New Hanover County School Board's Policy Committee approved the district's proposed fraternization policy for its first reading by the full board in January.

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Community discussions on gang problem continue Monday
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/29/2013 - 10:38am.

videoThe City of Wilmington continues its series of meetings on gangs with its third community conversation Monday night.

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New Hanover Co. School Board slated to continue talks on fraternization policy
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/05/2013 - 1:27pm.

videoThe New Hanover County School Board's Policy Committee is scheduled to continue discussions on a new fraternization policy this afternoon. The board won't admit it, but an ONLY ON 3 INVESTIGATION uncovered that Superintendent Tim Markley has been having a relationship with his former administrative assistant, a internal relationship that the current policy doesn't address. The board will only say that it is attempting to change the policy to better match state policy. We will have multiple reporters at this afternoon's meeting and will have live reports starting at 5:00 p.m. on WWAY NewsChannel 3.

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Teachers make statement about education reforms, pay
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 11/04/2013 - 3:55pm.

videoPublic school teachers around the state decked out in red hit the streets to take a stand against recent spending cuts. In New Hanover County, educators and even some parents and students stood outside their schools holding signs in support of better pay and benefits for teachers.

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