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Weyerhaeuser awards $5,000 to Craven County Partners In Education

Weyerhaeuser Foundation Grant
Craven County, N.C. – Weyerhaeuser and Craven County Partners In Education announced a $5,000 investment from the Weyerhaeuser Craven County office through the Weyerhaeuser Foundation. The funds will be used towards the Leader In Me Program at Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary, located in Vanceboro, North Carolina. Darlene Brown, executive director of Partners In Education, explains, […]
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North Carolina Symphony Launches Three-Year Residency in Jones County

NC Symphony Music Education Residency
RALEIGH, N.C. – With the support of The Simple Gifts Fund, the North Carolina Symphony (NCS) has designed a three-year residency to build community through high-quality live orchestral music and music education experiences in Jones County, North Carolina. The North Carolina Symphony believes that music experiences develop lifelong skills and create a sense of community. […]
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Craven County Schools Teacher is a Finalist for NCCAT Beginning Teacher of the Year Award

Rebecca Dearin
Rebecca Dearin, 6th-grade teacher at West Craven Middle School, has been selected as a finalist for North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching (NCCAT) Beginning Teacher of the Year Award. Mrs. Dearin, a second-year teacher, is among 27 talented educators being recognized for their dedication, innovation and ability to inspire students to achieve. “Mrs. […]
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Fall Cycle International Paper Math & Science Grant

International Paper Math and Science Grant
International Paper funds a Fall and Spring Cycle grant each year that provides assistance to Craven County Schools’ educators for hands-on activities in math and science for up to $250 per grant. This grant program, administered by Partners In Education, allows our teachers the opportunity to purchase materials for activities in their classroom without spending […]
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International Singer Visits Saint Paul

Tajci Cameron Concert
Students Receive Mini-Concert from Croatian Pop Star International recording artist Tajci Cameron visited Saint Paul Catholic School this morning and gave a free mini-concert for students. The performance, provided by Craven Concerts, Inc., was a musical cabaret-style show of the American Songbook, to which she added her own international flair. Cameron, a singer/songwriter, became a […]
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Devoted To A Soldier

Devoted To A Soldier
Community, Resources, Support, Music, and Food November 11th at the VFW Post 2514, 3850 S Butler Rd. in New Bern. Day 1: 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Host by Gary Dean and Dick Liberty Music Lineup: Polly Giles (Star Spangled Banner), Jessy Esterline, The Trees of Life, Headliner: Thomas Gabriel (Johnny Cash’s oldest Grandson) Resources: Complementary […]
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Ag Day at James W. Smith Elementary

Ag Day at James W Smith
Wells Fargo awarded Partners In Education a check for $2,500 to be used towards Agricultural Day at James W. Smith Elementary. This check will provide funding for 4th Grade students who rotate through agricultural specific stations throughout “Ag Day,” helping them to understand how the agricultural industry affects the growth and development of North Carolina. […]
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Edward Jones Financial Advisor Dan Roberts partnered with Partners In Education

Principal Alligood, Liz Phillipps and Dan Roberts
Edward Jones Financial Advisor Dan Roberts partnered with Partners In Education to award a $100 gift card to Liz Phillips teacher at A.H. Bangert Elementary. Catherine Alligood, principal at A.H. Bangert Elementary, says, “All teachers take on a lot every day as they teach their students. There are content standards to teach and curriculums to learn. This […]
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