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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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Stuff the Bus – Century 21 Zaytoun-Raines

Stuff the Bus - Cemtiru 21 Zaytoun Raines
Craven County Partners In Education was recently presented with items donated for the Stuff the Bus campaign by the staff and agents at Century 21 Zaytoun-Raines for the 7th consecutive year. It is through generous community partnerships that Stuff the Bus is able to meet the needs of those students who have been identified as in-need in […]
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Student Mentorship Comes to Saint Paul

St. Paul Catholic School
New Bern, NC – Starting with the new school year in August 2019, Saint Paul Catholic School (SPCS) will begin a mentorship program for students in the 4th – 8th grades focused on their social and emotional well-being. An advisor will be assigned to each SPCS student as their advocate and mentor during their entire […]
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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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Tell us how you really feel…

James Reed Lane
We’re trying to gather information about living in New Bern so we can provide information that you’re interested in. We would really appreciate it if you would take this short anonymous survey here: The results are being tallied and will be shared with our audience. This is a great opportunity to support your favorite local […]
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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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Craven CC ranked among top 10 Best Online Community Colleges in NC

Craven Community College
Craven Community College was recently ranked No. 10 on SR Education Group’s list of 2019 Best Online Community Colleges in North Carolina. Each community college was ranked by several important factors, including retention rate, graduation rate, percentage of online enrollment data and the number of fully online associate degrees offered. Craven CC currently offers 34 online certificate […]
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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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Craven County Schools wins State Awards for Effective School Communications and Public Relations

Craven County Schools - Blue Ribbon Awards
Craven County Schools was among 31 school districts in North Carolina to win Blue Ribbon Awards for effective school communications and public relations. The awards were presented by the North Carolina School Public Relations Association (NCSPRA) during the Association’s annual Blue Ribbon Awards ceremony and brunch on Friday, February 1 at the O. Henry Hotel […]
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