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  • NBC Visits East CH Social Justice Academy

    Did you know NBC News visited East Chapel Hill High School (ECHHS) this summer to record a segment about the Social Justice Academy (SJA)? Did you even know there is a thriving, 500+ student thematic academy at ECHHS that focuses on studying the world through lenses of tolerance, fairness and equity? Watching the August 13 NBC segment is a good starting place to learn more.

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  • "Start with Hello" Reminds Students to Practice Inclusion and Kindness

    On a Wednesday morning in September, Glenwood Elementary School (GES) counselor, William Rathbun, joined a class of fifth students at 8:00 online to talk with them about loneliness and connection during remote learning. “I want you to think about how we take care of each other and connect with each other while we’re learning online,” Rathbun said. “We can still stay connected -- it’s just different.”

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  • Food for Students Surpasses Half a Million Meals Delivered

    In the past six months, Food for Students has developed into a highly networked and tremendously successful outreach program that provides meals for hundredsFood is currently delivered to 37 sites, with a series of exciting summer enrichment events now in the books. The group recently celebrated the 500,000 meals milestone. of CHCCS students.

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  • EVERFI Awards Champion District Seal to CHCCS

    Add another accolade to Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, with a nod to Director of Career and Technical Education (CTE), Kathi Breweur. On September 11, Tom Davidson, the CEO and founder of the online learning platform, EVERFI, emailed Breweur to announce the award of the 2020 Champion District seal to CHCCS.

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  • Four-Year Cohort Graduation Rates Rise for CHCCS

    Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools received encouraging news from North Carolina Public Schools on September 2, reflecting an increase in four-year cohort high school graduation rates for 2019-2020. The gains were especially notable among Black Students, Students with Disabilities and Economically Disadvantaged Students.

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