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Their Very Own Copy of The Dictionary

Posted September 19, 2014 in News

Third graders in the Henderson County Public Schools received a surprise on September 19, 2014.  Members of the Hendersonville Rotary Club visited the thirteen elementary schools, putting a dictionary in the hands of approximately 1060 students.  For the 13th consecutive year, the Rotarians have sponsored this dictionary project that is called the “Sky Polega Gift […]

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2014-15 High School Student Government Leaders

Posted September 12, 2014 in News

Great first meeting with the Superintendent and our 2014-15 High School Student Government Leaders! East Henderson High; Grayson Romer, Student Body President & Hailee McCraw, Senior Class President. Hendersonville High; John Moore, Student Body President & Sydney Gilliam, Senior Class President. North Henderson High; Ellie Caldwell, Student Body President & John Bivens, Senior Class President. […]

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Two HCPS Students Are Semifinalists in the National Merit® Scholarship Program

Posted September 12, 2014 in News

East Henderson High senior Mitchell Dennison and West Henderson High senior Maliha Khan are semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program.  They will submit a scholarship application detailing their academic records, honors and awards received, leadership skills, participation in school and community activities, and employment to become a finalist and be considered for the prestigious […]

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Honoring The Fallen of September 11, 2001

Posted September 11, 2014 in News

  The Henderson County Public Schools joins the Henderson County Emergency Services in remembering those who gave the ultimate sacrifice on September 11, 2001.   The Henderson County Honor Guard conducted a brief ceremony on September 11, 2014.  The theme of the ceremony was Reverence, Remembrance, Reflection: • Reverence to show respect for the sacrifice […]

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2013-14 Four-Year Cohort Graduation Rate 16th Highest In State

Posted September 8, 2014 in News

Henderson County Public Schools 2013-14 four-year cohort graduation rate was 89.5 percent, an increase of 1.5 percentage points from last year’s rate. Henderson County Public Schools exceeds the state’s four year cohort graduation rate by 5.7 percentage points. The five-year cohort rate for the Henderson County Public Schools was 90.1 percent, an increase of 2.3 percentage […]

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Project BIG Start

Posted September 5, 2014 in News

  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Henderson County is pleased to announce Project BIG Start, a collaboration with Henderson County Public Schools to provide mentors for struggling 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders.  Mentors will meet one-on-one with their assigned student for one hour per week during the school day to engage in simple, sharing activities, […]

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Sheri Todd, 2014 Exceptional Children Teacher of Excellence

Posted September 5, 2014 in News

Sheri Todd, an Exceptional Children teacher at Glenn C. Marlow Elementary School, is the 2014 Exceptional Children Teacher of Excellence for the Henderson County Public Schools.  From her intensive work as a leader in the Exceptional Children’s programming at Glenn Marlow Elementary to her commitment to literacy instruction in the greater school community, Ms. Todd […]

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Glenn C. Marlow Elementary Hosts Folt Science Night

Posted April 11, 2014 in News

  Glenn C. Marlow Elementary hosted a Folt Science Night on April 10 for all Marlow families and students. The event was part of the 2014 North Carolina Science Festival and featured hands-on activities focusing on science, engineering, and technology. Activities were designed to engage children and their families in science exploration. Each grade level […]

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Learning About Community

Posted September 16, 2014 in News

  Second graders from Dana Elementary are learning about their community.  Among the places they visited were the Hendersonville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Henderson County Public Schools central administrative offices.  They spent time asking questions and learning about what certain jobs entail.  At the school administrative offices the students spoke with Dr. Kathy […]

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Posted September 1, 2014 in News

We want to keep you updated. For school news and information on school closings please Like Us on Facebook and Follow Us on Twitter.

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Students Are Back in School

Posted August 26, 2014 in News

  Traditional Schedule students began the 2014-15 School Year on August 25th.  Over 13,600 students are now in school.  (Flex Schedule students began school on July 14th and Early College High School students on August 7th.) The new school year began smoothly for all schedules.  Superintendent Jones has visited all the schools welcoming teachers and students back for […]

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