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  • Eugenia Floyd Wins NC’s Top Teaching Honor

    Eugenia Floyd, a CHCCS fourth-grade teacher at Mary Scroggs Elementary School was named the 2021 Burroughs Wellcome Fund North Carolina Teacher of the Year during an awards luncheon today at the Umstead Hotel in Cary. Floyd was selected from a field of nine finalists representing the state’s eight education districts and charter schools.

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  • ECHHS Lacrosse Dominates End of NCHSAA Season

    Despite numerous, significant obstacles for high school sports teams in their efforts to persevere and even excel during a pandemic year, both of the lacrosse teams at East Chapel Hill High School played in the NCHSAA championship games on March 27. The women’s team capped off an amazing season by triumphing over Weddington High School by a score of 14-8. The men’s team fell in their title game, losing to Marvin Ridge High School, 14-6. But what a way to celebrate lacrosse success -- seeing both teams battle it out for their respective championships!

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  • Carrboro High School Theatre IV Students Go Virtual

    On March 24, STU Productions at Carrboro High School (CHS) presented a livestream of “Screen Time”, a series of seven short scenes written, produced and directed by seniors in the Honors Theatre IV class. The performances, which were made available through a pay-what-you-can donation, streamed on YouTube through March 31. Tied together by the thread of COVID 19, the scenes explore themes including separation, understanding and friendship.

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  • NC State ESL Licensure Program Serves CHCCS Teachers

    In recent years, CHCCS has joined in partnerships with North Carolina State University and Elon University to provide add-on licensure programs for current teachers in three priority areas: Gifted Education at Elon, and English as a Second Language and Exceptional Children at NC State. On March 4, the CHCCS School Board voted to fund a second cohort for the ESL program, which will begin in June 2021. A virtual information session will be co-hosted by CHCCS and NC State on April 12 from 4:30-5:30.

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