News: School

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.

Apr. 02, 2015 @ 02:39 PM

Alliance for Children opens pre-K enrollment

The Alliance for Children is welcoming applications for the 2015-16 NC Pre-K school year.

Mar. 31, 2015 @ 01:57 PM

Job Fair offers glimpse of world of work

Around 1,100 eighth graders from around Union County attended the Union County JobReady Partnership annual Connections Career Fair on March 26.

Mar. 28, 2015 @ 01:15 PM

Harris Teeter donates $15,000 to schools

Thanks to a $15,000 grant, students at three Union County Public Schools could be a little healthier and more physically active.

Mar. 21, 2015 @ 12:56 PM

Tuition increases squeeze UNC students

Ten years ago, Barack Obama was a newly elected U.S. senator, Facebook hadn’t been invented and there wasn’t an iPhone in sight. And the cost of tuition at UNC-Chapel Hill was less than half of what it is today.

Mar. 21, 2015 @ 12:52 PM

Teacher of Year field narrowed to 20

The 2015-16 Union County Public Schools Teacher of the Year competition has been narrowed from 53 candidates to 20 semifinalists.