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School Notes: June 1

School Notes: June 1

Parkwood Middle scores tops in science MONROE – Students at Parkwood Middle School can now say they are the absolute best when it comes to science. The school was ranked… Read more »

A special day for kids

A special day for kids

A very special art show highlights students with special needs by Eren Tataragasi MONROE – Whether it was sand painting, coloring, hula hooping, or just going for a hayride, the… Read more »

Hundreds participate in Union County Special Olympics

Hundreds participate in Union County Special Olympics

by Josh Whitener Spring Games sees elementary-aged athletes from 18 schools INDIAN TRAIL – More than 1,000 people filled the football stadium at Porter Ridge High School Thursday morning, May… Read more »

Cuthbertson’s Neal named Best Actress

Cuthbertson’s Neal named Best Actress

WAXHAW – Taylor Neal of Cuthbertson High School is the very first winner of the Best Actress Blumey Award. Neal brought home the award for her performance as Belle in… Read more »

Parkwood High needs votes

Parkwood High needs votes

MONROE – Parkwood High School is hoping the community comes to its aid in the Charlotte Checkers’ Technology Upgrade Contest. The school is up for a $5,000 award that would… Read more »

Third-graders build their own society

Third-graders build their own society

MARVIN – Students in Damien Hazel’s third-grade class at Marvin Elementary School recently took something they learned and turned it into a society. The kids, after reading “How to Build… Read more »

Honor roll: Rocky River Elementary

Honor roll: Rocky River Elementary

A Honor Roll Third Grade Dayana Castrejon, Elijah Funderburk, Sydney Shaw, Alexa Shure, Claire St. Benard and Nathan St. Benard. Fourth Grade Morgan Allen, Trinity Butler, Rachel Chew, Hannah Davis,… Read more »

Nikki Turner adds diverse foreign flavor to Porter Ridge

Nikki Turner adds diverse foreign flavor to Porter Ridge

Enjoys teaching multiple cultures, worries budget cuts will hurt education by Josh Whitener INDIAN TRAIL – For an international educator, Nikki Turner is a bit out of the ordinary. Although… Read more »

School Notes: May 18

School Notes: May 18

Union County growing crop of principals The inaugural class of Union County’s Growing Leaders From Within program just received their diplomas. The 10 assistant principals are being trained to take… Read more »

‘Leaning’ to save a life

‘Leaning’ to save a life

School-wide movement addresses teen suicide and related issues by Josh Whitener MONROE – Students at Monroe High School are taking a stand to prevent teen suicide. The movement, dubbed “Lean… Read more »

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