News: School

May. 01, 2015 @ 11:31 AM

Stephanie Harms named SRO of Year

You’ll seldom find School Resource Officer Stephanie Harms in her office at Parkwood Middle School; but there’s a very good reason.

Apr. 18, 2015 @ 01:48 PM

SPCC hosts Robotics Challenge

South Piedmont Community College (SPCC) and Union County Public Schools hosted the Inaugural Robotics Challenge of Union County 2015, Saturday.

Apr. 16, 2015 @ 02:31 PM

Teacher of year finalists named

The 2015-16 Union County Public Schools Teacher of the Year will be named next week. The competition has furthered narrowed from 20 semifinalists to 11 semifinalists.

Apr. 09, 2015 @ 03:19 PM

Now what? Appeal? Settle? New Trial

With the decision by the N.C. Court of Appeals, the funding dispute over the 2013-2014 school budget can either be re-tried, settled out of court or appealed to a higher court.

Apr. 07, 2015 @ 11:35 AM

Appeals court orders new school funding trial

The North Carolina Court of Appeals remanded a new trial in the funding dispute between the Union County Board of Education in the Union County Board of County Commissioners in a decision handed down Tuesday. 

Apr. 04, 2015 @ 02:09 PM

Legislators talk issues with UCPS staff, officials

Union County Public Schools hosted several state legislators recently to talk about various bills, the state budget and UCPS initiatives.