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Craven County Schools receives Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting

Craven County Schools
The Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) International has awarded Craven County Board of Education its Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting for having met or exceeded the program’s high standards for financial reporting and accountability. The district was recognized for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the fiscal year ending 2016. Sponsored by VALIC, […]
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Proven Leader is Named New Transportation Director

Thomasine Hassell
Craven County Schools will welcome a familiar face as the new transportation director effective June 1, 2017. On March 16, 2017, the Board of Education voted unanimously to approve Mrs. Thomasine Hassell as the new director.  Mrs. Hassell will be responsible for monitoring/improving bus routes, actively recruiting new bus drivers, preparing the transportation department budget, […]
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Spotlight on Craven County Teacher Barbara McCurdy

Teacher Barbara McCurdy
On February 22, 2017, The Craven County Board of Education and Havelock High School spotlighted a teacher who has been on staff since 2009, Ms. Barbara McCurdy. As her family transferred from one military assignment to another, this teacher has worked in several schools. She began at Westview High School in Arizona where she taught […]
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Craven County PIE Board of Directors announced Grant Winners

Spring Craven Partners In Education Winners
The Board of Directors of Craven County Partners In Education recently announced the winners of the Spring Cycle PIE Grants for creative and imaginative programs in Craven County Schools’ classrooms. The school principals accepted the checks on behalf of their teachers at the February Monthly Principals’ Meeting. A total of $10,925 was awarded. Accepting the checks […]
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Teddy Bear Chairs presented to Partners In Education

Teddy Bear Chair Workshop
The Teddy Bear Chair Workshop donated two teddy bear chairs and two stools to Partners In Education (PIE) for distribution to Craven County Schools. The Family Literacy Program at James W. Smith Elementary and Bridgeton Elementary Pre-K were selected to receive the chairs and stools received in January. Submitted by: Darlene J. Brown, Executive Director, […]
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Allies for Cherry Point’s Tomorrow (Act) hosts School Superintendents at Education Roundtable

Allies for Cherry Point's Tomorrow
Allies for Cherry Point’s Tomorrow (ACT), a group that advocates for the existence and success of MCAS Cherry Point, Fleet Readiness Center East and its civilian enterprises, recently welcomed Dr. Daniel A. Novey, Superintendent of Carteret County Schools, and Dr. Meghan S. Doyle, Superintendent of Craven County Schools, to an education roundtable discussion. The purpose […]
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New Superintendent Named

Dr. Meghan Sweeney Doyle
The Craven County Board of Education is honored to announce the selection of Dr. Meghan Sweeney Doyle as the next Superintendent of Craven County Schools. Dr. Doyle brings a diverse and impressive depth of experience which began in a high school classroom where she taught Biology, Physics and Physical Science. In addition to classroom experience, […]
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Ben D. Quinn Elementary Teacher Christy Wilson receives two PIE Grants

Teacher Christy Wilson
Partners In Education recently awarded two grants to Christy Wilson, fifth grade teacher at Ben D. Quinn Elementary. The grants are part of the 2015-15 Fall Cycle PIE Grants, “Scientific Explorations into the Human Body” ($1,492.16) where students will become engineers by creating parts of the human body, and “Making Math Count” ($1,429.38) where students will […]
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Board of Education Spotlight on Havelock Elementary

Spotlight on Teacher Melody Connor
Craven County Board of Education and Havelock Elementary spotlighted Ms. Melody Conner.  She engages each and every student in her classroom every day with her innovative approach to teaching.  This invites her students to be a part of a learning environment where all types of learners thrive. Her positive attitude and warmth sets the tone […]
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Havelock Teacher Receives Distinguished Award

Teacher John Scarfpin
Mr. John Scarfpin, a technology education teacher at Havelock High School has been awarded a $175,000 Science and Math grant from the Burroughs Wellcome Fund. Havelock High School and Mr. Scarfpin received one of six awards given in this state-wide grant program and the award will be paid incrementally over a five-year period. During each […]
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Spring Cycle PIE Grant Winner – Mirela Rangu-Buffington

Mirela Rangu Buffington
Partners In Education recently awarded $13,541 in Spring Cycle PIE Grants to be used for programs in Craven County Schools’ classrooms. Shown is Mirela Rangu-Buffington of Brinson Memorial Elementary accepting her check for her grant, “I Write, You Write, We Write.” With this grant, students with severe and moderate disabilities in second and third grades will have a […]
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David Hale for Craven County Board of Education

Watch David Hale’s video: provided by Michelle Faulkner. I am David Hale – retired educator, military veteran, and a product of Craven County and Craven County schools. You may visit my website and learn more about me, my credentials and my reasons for seeking to become your representative – the people’s candidate – for […]
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