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International Paper Math & Science Grants

Congratulations from Craven Partners In Education
This is the third year the International Paper – New Bern Mill has partnered with Partners In Education to fund the Math & Science Grants. International Paper sees the need to assist Craven County educators to fund hands-on activities in math and science. This grant allows our teachers the opportunity to purchase materials for activities […]
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Free Online Career Planning Available for Eastern NC High School Students and Their Parents

Student Career Path Planning Program
Student Career Path Planning Offering Free Services For 30 Days Winston-Salem, NC – Eastern North Carolina high school students and parents now have the opportunity to turn some of their new-found time together into something positive and rewarding by opening the conversation about life after high school. The North Carolina based developers of the Student […]
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English Speaking Union Grant to Craven Partners In Education

English Second Language Class
A $1,000 grant was awarded to PIE from the English-Speaking Union for use in our English Second Language classes. This grant directly serves our students who are English Second Language students who are developing their English language fluency and learning about American culture. The English-Speaking Union employs English as a catalyst to foster global understanding […]
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Deadline for Marks Scholarship Applications March 27

Scholarship Hunt Parrish Tran
Historical Society Still Accepting ApplicationsNew Bern, NC – While the New Bern Historical Society is still accepting applications for its Harriet Marks Scholarship, they remind those interested, that the deadline to apply is March 27. This scholarship is awarded to a senior graduating from New Bern High School for the purpose of obtaining higher education […]
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Craven Community College Closed Through March 30

Craven Community College
New Bern, NC – Craven Community College (Craven CC) In response to the state emergency with respect to the COVID-19 outbreak, and the statewide closure of K12 school districts, Craven Community College will close all campuses and facilities and cancel all instruction and activities effective immediately, and remain closed through Monday, March 30. College leadership […]
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Craven County Schools to Close

Craven County Schools
New Bern, NC – Under the direction of Governor Cooper, Craven County Schools will be closed for all students starting Monday, March 16th, for at least two weeks, through March 30th.  Monday, March 16th will be a teacher workday for all staff. All schools will be open to allow students to retrieve personal school supplies/items, […]
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Craven CC to host substance use symposium – March 27

Craven Community College
Craven Community College (Craven CC) will host a substance use symposium entitled “Stop the Cravin’!” on Friday, March 27. It will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Orringer Auditorium on the New Bern campus. This free event will explore the growing scope of substance use and will feature speakers including healthcare professionals, […]
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Spring Cycle PIE Grant for “Count on Me!”

Melda McCoy and Dr. Eleanor Patrick
Melda McCoy with Oaks Road Academy won a Spring Cycle PIE Grant for “Count on Me!” for $1,499.57. Pictured is Dr. Eleanor Patrick, principal at Oaks Road Academy presenting her with the check. This grant will allow students to gather each morning for an interactive, hands-on learning experience through the use of tabletop learning stations […]
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Offsite Tour of Latham-Whitehurst Park “Spring into the Woods”

NC State Extension Craven County Master Gardener
Offsite Tour of Latham-Whitehurst Park “Spring into the Woods” presented by Dr. Tom Glasgow on Saturday, March 21, 2020 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tour sponsored by the Craven County Cooperative Extension and Facilitated by Craven County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers. Horticultural Workshop presented by Craven Cooperative Extension (Listen, Learn, and Questions). These programs are free […]
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Spring Cycle PIE Grants

Spring Cycle PIE Grants Winners
The Board of Directors of Craven County Partners In Education recently announced the winners of the Spring Cycle PIE Grants. PIE Grants are an expression of faith in and support for teachers who are searching for educational opportunities that make an immediate impact on the lives of students and have the potential of encouraging long-range […]
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Long Range Facility Plan Meetings

Craven County Schools
New Bern, NC – The Board of Education is soliciting feedback from staff and community members regarding the needs of all school campuses and operational facilities. This information will help the Board of Education evaluate future goals and priorities related to each school prior to adopting a Long-Range Facility Master plan.  West Craven High School […]
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