Fayetteville – Cumberland County Schools’ 2016-2017 Reading Rocks! Award winners were announced today during a special presentation at the district’s monthly Leadership Institute.

Schools that topped this year’s Reading Rocks! fundraising charts are as follows:


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Published by Laurie Pender on December 7, 2016

        


Image of State Superintendent June Atkinson recognizing Cross Creek Early College High School for having a 100% Graduation Rate!Cross Creek Early College High School (CCECHS) was recently recognized by State Superintendent June Atkinson for achieving 100% Graduation Rate. Cross Creek was one of four schools in Cumberland County to earn this recognition.  

Note: This is the fifth year in a row that CCECHS has received this recognition.

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Published by Laurie Pender on November 8, 2016

        


Image of Gray's Creek Middle School's Student Council during recent workshop.Gray’s Creek Middle School recently assisted in hosting the NC Association of Student Council Central District Fall workshop with host school Douglas Byrd and Massey Hill Classical high schools. co-president, 8th grader Candi  hosted a workshop on making connections with students,staff and the community. Continue Reading

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Published by Laurie Pender on November 8, 2016

        


Congratulations to Beaver Dam and District 7 Elementary Schools on recently being recognized as 2016 Title 1 Distinguished School Nominees. The National Title I Distinguished Schools program recognizes exemplary Title I schools that hold students to high standards and demonstrate exemplary school effectiveness in:

 • teaching and learning based on the approved state curriculum, 
• use of research-based instructional strategies, 
• opportunities provided for all students to achieve, 
• established partnerships with parents, families, and the community, 
• implementation of sustained research-based professional development, and • innovation and modeling for other schools. 
 
The top 1% of Title I schools in North Carolina are recognized for showing a high level of sustained student achievement or for making significant progress in closing the achievement gap between student groups. 

 The announcement was made on Oct. 27 during the North Carolina  Association of Compensatory Educators Conference in Greensboro.

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Published by Bobbi Jo Pova on October 31, 2016

        


Picture of Media Coordinator, Beverly McClellan; NC State Treasurer, Janet Cowell; Finance Educational Director, Marquita Robertson, CCS Associate Superintendent, Clyde Locklear; and Ferguson Easley Principal, Dr. Mary HalesThe Cumberland County Schools motto is “Every Minute Counts.” Recently, our North Carolina State Treasurer, Janet Cowell, and others from the office of the treasurer, visited the FEES Kindergarten class to encourage them to start this minute saving for college. Treasurer Cowell selected Ferguson-Easley as one of her 529 Savings Account Project Schools.
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Published by Bobbi Jo Pova on October 31, 2016

        


Image of attentive audience at the recent GEMS and YMD Induction CeremonyThe faculty, staff, students, and families at Luther “Nick” Jeralds Middle School (NJMS) recently kicked off the 2016-2017 school year with an Inaugural Celebration. The celebration is the opening ceremony for two very special mentoring programs, G.E.M.S. (Gracefully Emerging Members of Society) and Y.M.D. (Young Men of Distinction).
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Published by Laurie Pender on October 14, 2016

        


Go Green InitiativeCliffdale Elementary was honored in June as the first Green School to be awarded the ‘Walk the Walk’, the most outstanding Green Certified School in Cumberland County.  This outstanding elementary school won with their unique approach to making sure their school’s climate reflected the commitment to our sustainable future.   
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Published by Laurie Pender on August 30, 2016

        


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