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Craven County Partners In Education Announces Stuff the Bus Event with Title Sponsor B/S/H/ Home Appliances

Stuff the Bus 2019
B/S/H/ Home Appliances is passionate about starting our students back to school with the school supplies needed to start them on the road to success.  PIE president David Baxter and B/S/H/ Home Appliances Vice President Andy MacLaren announced that B/S/H/ Home Appliances has agreed to be the Title Sponsor for Stuff the Bus.  Mr. MacLaren […]
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Administrative Leaders Named for New School Year

Melisa Thompson
New Bern, NC – The Craven County Board of Education voted on new principal appointments for the 2019-2020 school year during a special called meeting on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Mrs. Melisa Thompson, Principal at Bridgeton Elementary, will become the principal of Arthur W. Edwards Elementary School. Mrs. Thompson has 23 total years in education […]
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Dr. Tosha Diggs has been selected as a 2019 Dr. Sam Houston Leadership Award Winner

Dr. Sam Houston Leadership Award Winner
For the Aspiring Superintendent Program Cohort III The North Carolina School Superintendents’ Association (NCSSA) and the North Carolina Alliance for School Leadership Development (NCASLD) has announced the selection of Dr. Tosha Diggs as a recipient of the Dr. Samuel Houston Leadership Award. This annual award is presented to a graduate of the North Carolina School […]
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Re-Stuff the Bus – Hurricane Relief Efforts

Re-Stuff the Bus – Hurricane Relief Efforts
In August 2018, Partners In Education (PIE), the local education foundation for Craven County Schools, had just held it’s Stuff the Bus campaign in preparation for the school year. PIE received a record amount of school supplies of $35,000, and Craven County Schools was well on its way to start a new school year with […]
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Hurricane Florence – School Closings

Craven County Schools
Craven County continues to be under a mandatory evacuation order by Craven County government. Until this order is lifted, Craven County Schools strongly recommends that staff members and our school families who evacuated the area do not return until the evacuation order is lifted. A timeline for reopening schools will be made in the coming […]
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New Director of Curriculum and Instruction Named – Mr. Tommy Wilson

Tommy Wilson
The Craven County Board of Education approved Mr. Tommy Wilson as the new Director of Curriculum and Instruction effective July 2, 2018. As Director of Curriculum and Instruction Mr. Wilson will provide leadership and direction in the ongoing planning, implementation, development, review, and evaluation of the district’s curriculum and instructional services, DoDEA Grants, and Title […]
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Luncheon celebrates educators and ECU Pirate Nation!

Craven County Partners In Education
More than 700 educators, business leaders, and elected officials filled the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center on Tuesday afternoon for the sold-out Partners In Education Spring Luncheon. The annual event helps raise money for Craven County schools through PIE grant programs.  The organization, Partners In Education is the local education foundation for Craven County Schools.  […]
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New Principal Named for West Craven Middle School

Jessica Fortescue
On May 17, 2018, The Craven County Board of Education approved Mrs. Jessica Fortescue as the new Principal for West Craven Middle School effective July 2, 2018. Mrs. Fortescue is excited for the opportunity to return to West Craven Middle School as the principal.  She is looking forward to reconnecting with the staff, students and community […]
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