Students from Central Academy of Technology and Arts and Monroe High School witnessed a part of living history last week when Minnijean Brown-Trickey, a member of the "Little Rock Nine" came and spoke to them.
School Board Chairman John Collins announced Tuesday night that he accepted Marce Savage’s resignation, effective Jan. 31.
Last year a local bill passed the General Assembly imposing a two-year moratorium on funding lawsuits between the Union County Board of Education and the Union County Board of County Commissioners. The law set certain funding levels for the two years.
About a dozen Union County Public Schools assistant principals have been chosen to strengthen their leadership skills through a professional development training called Growing Leaders.
The newest Union County Public Schools long-term plan, the Community Construction Equity Plan (CCEP), was reviewed by the facilities committee on Wednesday. The plan has been in the making for a few months and this was the first time it was presented to the school board.
It only took 12 rounds for eighth-grade Cuthbertson Middle School student Rhea Shetty to become the 2015 UCPS Spelling Bee champion.