Seventy-First Classical Middle School (SFCMS) located at 6830 Raeford Road will hold it’s Annual Open House on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the school gymnasium.  This event is open to the public. Parents interested in making SFCMS their child’s School of Choice are encouraged to attend this special event to meet our faculty and staff and explore our extracurricular clubs and organizations. 
 
 
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Published by Laurie Pender on January 10, 2018

        


Credit by Demonstrated MasteryThe Credit by Demonstrated Mastery (CDM) process allows current high school students to demonstrate mastery of a course’s content, getting credit and a “CDM” indicator on the student’s transcript by taking an assessment and completing an artifact. CDM also applies to 6-8 students, but only for certain high school courses offered at the school.

Any parents or students who are interested in CDM should complete the CDM application and return it to the AIG Consultant at their school no later than January 30, 2018.

Credit by Demonstrated Mastery Frequently Asked Questions
Credit by Demonstrated Mastery – Application Spring 2018

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Published by Laurie Pender on January 3, 2018

        


 Picture of Chapter President and Vice President holding a dinner menu, a sampling of the appetizers provided, and a view of the dinner itself.This year the Gray’s Creek FFA Chapter from Gray’s Creek High School hosted its second annual Harvest to Table Dinner. The Harvest to Table Dinner is a showcase of local farm flavors. It is based on the local foods movement and over 90% of the products used and consumed are grown or raised in North Carolina. It is an event that the chapter uses not only for fellowship but also as a teaching and fundraising opportunity. The event is decorated, catered, and served by members of Gray’s Creek FFA.
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Published by Laurie Pender on January 3, 2018

        


 image of the words eat less salt written in spilled salt.Most of us get more sodium than we need. Even if you go easy on the salt shaker, your sodium intake may still be high. Packaged and prepared foods such as ready-to-eat products or restaurants meals are common sources of sodium. Learn about common sources of sodium. Begin the new year by making small changes that lead to big wins. For more healthy tips, visit wellness.ccs.k12.nc.us.
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Published by Laurie Pender on January 2, 2018

        


Adventist Community Services along with various local agencies and anonymous citizens joined together to provide the families of students at J.W. Seabrook Elementary School and those in the area with over 300 Holidays Without Hunger food packages. Adventist Community Services along with various local agencies and anonymous citizens joined together to provide the families of students at J.W. Seabrook Elementary School and those in the area with over 300 Holidays Without Hunger food packages. Many grateful families and community members were lined up and waiting at the school at 8:40 a.m. on Dec. 14 ready to receive the special packages. Organizers of the event expressed deep gratitude for ‘the gifts’ and said the spirit of giving and caring was evident that day as all came together to help brighten the holidays for J.W. Seabrook Elementary School’s community families.
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Published by Laurie Pender on December 19, 2017

        


Student poses with new bike surrounded by those who donated it.Recently, Brothers from the Tau Gamma Gamma Chapter (Airborne Ques) of Omega Psi Phi, Inc. donated bicycles to Westarea Elementary school. The social worker has identified students who will receive the bicycles so they will have a wonderful Christmas. Brothers from the chapter also volunteer at the school throughout the year in events such as Veterans Day, Read Across America, Career Day, fall festival, mentoring and field day.

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Published by Laurie Pender on December 19, 2017

        


Ferguson-Easley Teacher, Ms. Washington poses with someone from the VFW Post 6018The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) of the United States has a rich tradition of serving veterans, military families, and their local communities. Recently, Post 6018 awarded our teacher, Ms. Daphenia J. Washington, as their National Citizenship Education Teacher. Read More . . . 

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Published by Laurie Pender on December 19, 2017

        


Image of Representatives from Academy Sport visit College Lakes Elementary to give away bicycles to deserving studentsSeveral months ago College Lakes Elementary was chosen by Cumberland County Schools to be the recipient of the Academy Sports Holiday Bike Giveaway. Today, dreams came true for 30 First and Second Graders. Each was given a shiny new bike and helmet. Read More . . .

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Published by Laurie Pender on December 19, 2017

        


Two students pose with trophies they received after receiving the 'Amazing Acts of Character' award.The Amazing Acts of Character Recognition Program celebrates Cumberland County Schools’ students who meritoriously display an act of good character that goes above and beyond expected pleasant behavior.  Beginning January 2017, each month, all nominees receive a certificate recognizing their act by the Counselor Coordinator.  
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Published by Laurie Pender on December 13, 2017

        


Students check and recheck their work as they refurbish computers during the 5th Annual Computer Refurbishment Day.Cumberland County Schools’ 5th Annual Computer Refurbishment Day is being hailed a huge success!  Executive Director of Technology Kevin Coleman said the 156 students from the Academies of Information Technology at Gray’s Creek and Pine Forest high schools refurbished nearly 500 computers on Dec. 2 for CCS’ families who may be unable to afford one. The students worked alongside Technology staffers by taking 1,000 discarded computers and using half of them as parts to refurbish the other half. “This effort truly demonstrates the dedication of CCS’ staff and students to help those less fortunate in our community,” said CCS’ Interim Superintendent Tim Kinlaw.  


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Published by Laurie Pender on December 8, 2017

        


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