News: School

Jul. 10, 2014 @ 04:46 PM

School board reaffirms redistricting decision

The Union County Board of Education reaffirmed their redistricting plan Tuesday night and passed a resolution that addressed the changes to the redistricting lines brought up by Citizens for Adequate Public Schools (CAPS).


Jul. 05, 2014 @ 04:23 PM

DPI finds no problem with school roofs, conditions

Representatives from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction’s Plant Instruction staff visited Indian Trail Elementary and Sun Valley High School in early June to look at the buildings and inspect the roofs.


Jun. 19, 2014 @ 05:14 PM

State mandates meningitis vaccination for students

North Carolina recently passed the requirement that students entering the seventh grade after July 1, 2015, must be vaccinated against meningococcal meningitis.


Jun. 14, 2014 @ 04:45 PM

Class of 2014 graduates

Tassels are turned, hats are thrown and tears are shed. For many, high school graduation is the first major milestone of their lives and the starting point of their futures as adults.


Jun. 07, 2014 @ 04:12 PM

Common Core or what?

This week the North Carolina House and Senate passed similar bills to replace the Common Core standards with another set of standards for education.


Jun. 05, 2014 @ 04:25 PM

Report: No health hazards at Sun Valley High

There are no obvious health hazards in Sun Valley High School, according to  the North Carolina Division of Public Heath officials who conducted a study of the building April 2.