News: School

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 04:38 PM

Many alumni return as teachers

For many teachers and staff members at Union County Public Schools, the adage that you can never go home again is simply not true.


Aug. 26, 2014 @ 04:36 PM

School bells ring for 2014-15

Aug. 25 was the first day of school for Union County Public Schools. With 53 schools, more than 42,000 students and approximately 330 buses on the roads, overall, today was a great day in UCPS.


Aug. 23, 2014 @ 02:17 PM

Judge strikes down vouchers law

Wake County Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood issued a permanent injunction Thursday against the opportunity scholarship program, commonly known as vouchers.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 02:32 PM

Commissioners OK capital budget for schools

Weeks after adoption of the county budget, Union County commissioners approved the Union County Public Schools capital projects priorities Monday.


Aug. 12, 2014 @ 03:51 PM

Classroom Central donates school supplies

Classroom Central, a Charlotte-based nonprofit, helped students at East Elementary last week with another backpacks and basics donation.


Aug. 02, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

Belk donates 500 uniforms to county students

On Friday, Belk donated thousands of new school uniforms to students in need in the region, it is the fourth year the department store ha s done so in conjunction with United Way of Central Carolinas.