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  • Carrboro High School Students Meet with Nobel Peace Prize Winner

    For students in Matt Cone’s social studies classes at Carrboro High School, the possibility of meeting world leaders and changemakers seems to be just one more aspect of the learning process, rather than an extraordinary opportunity that few American students could ever experience. On October 29, a group of his students met privately with newly named Nobel Peace Prize winner, Nadia Murad, at Duke University.

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  • Forward Food Provides Culinary Training for Nutrition Staff

    Forward Food, a non-profit culinary organization that focuses on plant-based foods, led a nutrition staff training at East Chapel Hill High School on the recent teacher workday, November 6.

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  • CHCCS Students Launch "NC to Normandy 2019" Campaign

    Veterans Day weekend 2018 will long be remembered by six Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools students as the official launch of their “NC to Normandy 2019” campaign to bring two World War II veterans back to Normandy, France, for the 75th Commemoration Ceremonies next June.

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  • Scroggs Elementary Students Create Civil Rights Mural

    Every year, Sarah Cornette’s art students at Scroggs Elementary School produce a school-wide social justice project, and this year, they collaborated on a colorful and absorbing mural that illustrates their reflections on identity and civil rights.

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  • Phillips Middle School's Kaleigh Vogan Honored with Exceptional Children Educator of Excellence Award

    To meet Kaleigh Vogan is to encounter one of the brightest stars in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro galaxy; overused as the saying might be, Vogan truly shines, day in and day out. Her powerful impact and gifts as an Exceptional Children (EC) teacher at Phillips Middle School earned her the 2018 award as Exceptional Children Educator of Excellence.

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  • Sandy Hook Promise Leads CHCCS Trainings

    On Monday, October 22, a Sandy Hook Promise (SHP) trainer arrived from Los Angeles to conduct two overflowing sessions to CHCCS social workers, counselors, nurses and other support staff. Brandon Rainey led the trainings of the two workshops, "Start with Hello" and "Say Something."

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  • Chapel Hill High School's Tim Rinehart to Participate in All-National Honor Ensemble

    Timothy Rinehart from Chapel Hill High School will join other talented music students from across the United States as the “best of the best” for the National Association for Music Education’s (NAfME) 2018 All-National Honor Ensembles, November 25-28 in Orlando, Florida.

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