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“Return to Learn” Plan B Details

Following Tuesday’s approval by the Henderson County Board of Public Education, Henderson County Public Schools will transition to the “Return to Learn” Plan B model – a blend of in-person and remote learning – with a staggered entry for different grade levels, beginning on September 21. “We know that any face-to-face instruction creates connected learning […]

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Dr. John Bryant Named New HCPS Superintendent

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (Sept. 8, 2020) – Dr. John M. Bryant will succeed Bo Caldwell as Henderson County Public Schools’ sixth superintendent, effective December 1, the Henderson County Board of Public Education announced Tuesday during the regular monthly school board meeting. Bryant is the Associate Superintendent for Administrative Services, and like his predecessor, has a rich […]

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“Career Conversations” Program to Start in Middle & High Schools

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (August 26, 2020) – In September, Henderson County Public Schools is launching the “Career Conversations” program, expanding the district’s career development curriculum in middle and high schools. An optional program for these students, “Career Conversations” is designed to introduce them to the endless variety of career opportunities in the world, encourage their exploration […]

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“Return to Learn” Plan C Details

Following today’s approval by the Henderson County Board of Public Education, Henderson County Public Schools will “Return to Learn” in August following Plan C – a fully remote learning model – for the first 6 weeks of the 2020-2021 school year. “Our ultimate commitment is to the health and safety of our students, staff, and […]

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School Board to Review “Return to Learn” Plan Monday

Today the governor announced his decision for North Carolina schools to reopen under Plan B (blend of in-person and remote learning), with local flexibility for districts to exercise more cautious measures. Henderson County Public Schools’ district officials will present the “Return to Learn” Plan B model to the Board of Public Education at a specially called […]

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Superintendent Caldwell Announces Retirement Date of Nov. 30

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (July 14, 2020) – Following Monday afternoon’s school board meeting, Henderson County Public Schools’ Superintendent Hardy “Bo” Caldwell has announced his intention to retire on November 30, after he sees the district through its “Return to Learn” process for the 2020-2021 school year. Caldwell explained he’s making his retirement announcement early in the […]

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HCPS Seeks “Return to Learn” Family Feedback

Henderson County Public Schools’ ReEntry Task Force is planning our “Return to Learn” in August for students and staff. We’ve received important guidance and requirements from state government and health officials. Now, we need to hear from our families! As parents and guardians in the HCPS Family, we value your input as we craft multiple contingency […]

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Two New Principalships Announced for 2020-21 School Year

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (July 1, 2020) – Following approval by the Henderson County Board of Public Education on Tuesday evening, Henderson County Public Schools (HCPS) announces the following principal changes for the 2020-2021 school year, effective July 1: Joni Allison has been named the new principal at Hendersonville Middle, filling the office vacated by Luke Manuel […]

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An Update About HCPS’ Return to Learn Plans

Like school districts across North Carolina, Henderson County Public Schools anxiously awaits the state’s determination of how our schools can safely resume education in August. Governor Cooper and the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) are expected to make this determination on Wednesday, July 1. In the meantime, we want our HCPS […]

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