Green outline of a tree with the caption Greater Life of Fayetteville, Inc.Greater Life of Fayetteville, Inc. will be offering a School Age Intervention Program to the public on Saturday, April 21, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC) Education Center located at 225 B Street, Fayetteville. There will be giveaways and FREE food provided by Chef Belton of Cafe De Belton Louisiana Cuisines. The event is sponsored by B.O.S.S. Life Apparel. For more information contact Georgeanna Pinckney at 910.364.9531.

School Age Intervention Program Flyer

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Published by Laurie Pender on April 9, 2018

        


Blue and silver pinwheels planted around Dogwood Tree in the front yard of Central Services recognizing Child Abuse Prevention MonthBlue and silver pinwheels can be seen in front of the CCS’ Central Services building. The pinwheel serves as a symbol of a safe, bright, and shiny future that every child deserves. Awareness and prevention are the keys to child abuse prevention. Learn the facts, talk about it, see something/say something, and pledge to protect all children from abuse!

In Cumberland County, the number to call to report suspected child neglect and abuse is 910.677.2450.

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Published by Laurie Pender on April 9, 2018

        


The Cumberland County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, April 10, 2018starting at 6:30 p.m.for a regular monthly meeting in the Central Services Board Room, located at 2465 Gillespie Street, Fayetteville, NC.  The meeting is open to the public.

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Published by Laurie Pender on April 5, 2018

        


YouthSpark Live written in white on a green backgroundCelebrate the Month of the Military Child with Fort Bragg MWR, CYS, and Microsoft! Join us for YouthSpark Live Fort Bragg, April 21!

What: YouthSpark Live is a global community enabling youth to collaborate, inspire and support each other while using technology to spark change.
Participants in this event can expect:

• Hands-on experience with cutting-edge technologies
• Mentorship from technology professionals
• Inspiring talks from community leaders
• Prizes, surprises, and more!

This event is FREE. Breakfast, lunch, t-shirts, materials, and supplies will be provided.

Who: 6th- 12th-grade students in the Fort Bragg Community
When: Saturday, April 21, 9:30am – 2:30pm
Where: Tolson Youth Center, Reilly St, Fort Bragg, NC (Boys & Girls Club)

Join us for a day of hands-on technology workshops, exciting speakers, surprises, and more!

SPACE IS LIMITED: REGISTRATION BEGINS MARCH 19
Parents or guardians: register in-person at:
Tolson Youth Center: 910.396.5437 or
Chay Youth Center: 910.908.5012

YouthSpark Participation Agreement for YouthSpark Live

YouthSpark Live Event Flyer

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Published by Laurie Pender on April 5, 2018

        


Pine Forest High School will sponsor its second Community Recycle Day on Saturday, April 21, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Please support this effort by bringing your plastic bottles and aluminum cans to recycle. Folks who donate items will receive a raffle ticket for some awesome give-a-ways. See you there! 

Pine Forest High School
525 Andrews Road/Fayetteville
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

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Published by Laurie Pender on April 3, 2018

        


Beaver Dam Elementary students participated in Reading March Madness the past 2 weeks to promote reading. Students read books and tested on them for comprehension. Reading Rappin Remer was there throughout the 2 weeks to offer encouragement and let students know who was in the lead. Grade levels K-1, 2-3, and 4-5 competed against each other to see who could get the most points. Congratulations to Kindergarten, Third and Fifth Grade who won the March Madness.

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Published by Laurie Pender on April 3, 2018

        


The REAL WORLD EVENT is a one-day simulation of the real world. The event will concretely address education and employment decisions youth make in combination with lifestyle choices (such as housing, transportation, leisure, etc.). Participating youths will be given an occupation based on an employment-educational assessment. The occupation will provide a salary (some with benefits). Youths will be challenged to take their salary and develop a budget based on everyday needs (food, electricity, rent, etc.) and situational crisis such as medical, emotional, social, and accidental.
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Published by Laurie Pender on April 3, 2018

        


Delivering new buddy benches to Glendale Elementary SchoolMatt Mooneyham of Boy Scout Troop 740 in Fayetteville built four buddy benches for Glendale Acres Elementary School for his Eagle Scout Service Project. Eagle Scout is the highest rank attainable in Boy Scouting and one of the requirements is for the scout to plan, carry out, and complete a project that will benefit the community in some way.
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Published by Laurie Pender on April 3, 2018

        


The NCIMS Symphony Orchestra participated in the Carowinds Festival of Music on Saturday, March 24.  The students learned three full symphony orchestra pieces together and then performed them for three esteemed judges in the Carowinds Theatre.  At the conclusion of the performance, the students received an “Excellent” rating from all three judges (the 2nd highest rating).  The students were awarded a plaque for their efforts and were then able to ride all of the rides. 

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Published by Laurie Pender on April 3, 2018

        


Globe with educator jumping across it with the words North Carolina Principals & Assistant Principals AssociationThe following principals recently completed the Distinguished Leadership Program (DLP), a year-long leadership development program for practicing school principals designed and provided by the North Carolina Principals and Assistant Principal’s Association and sponsored by the American Express Foundation through the North Carolina Alliance for School Leadership Development (NCASLD.)
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Published by Laurie Pender on April 3, 2018

        


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