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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 […]
August 20th was a district-wide professional development day for staff in the Henderson County Public Schools. Most elementary teachers gathered at Apple Valley Middle and North Henderson High for professional development. While secondary (6-12) teachers gathered across the county at several other school locations. This training will be put to good use as the 2014-15 […]
July 14 was the first day of the 2014-15 School Year for Flex Calendar students at Bruce Drysdale Elementary and Hendersonville Elementary. Everything got off to a good start for students and staff. Superintendent David L. Jones visited the schools greeting new teachers and students on their first day of school.
On June 9, 2014 the Henderson County Board of Public Education approved the following administrator placements for the 2014-15 school year. Mr. Bo Caldwell, current Senior Director for Human Resources to Assistant Superintendent for Administrative Services to fill the position that was held by retiring Bill Parker. Mr. John Bryant, current Principal at Glenn C. […]
Sloan Neuburger, an Exceptional Children’s Teacher at North Henderson High School, is the 2014-15 Henderson County Public Schools Teacher of the Year. Ms. Neuburger began her educational career as a teaching assistant in a special education class at Hendersonville High School in 2000, where she worked until 2002. In 2002 she became an Occupational Course […]
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 […]
2014 North Carolina FFA Competition North Henderson High student Davis Fender won first place in the Landscape Management Proficiency at the North Carolina FFA Competition. He received a plaque and a monetary award. His application will be sent for National Judging. In the Landscape Management Proficiency category, the student owns the enterprise or works for […]
Students at the Balfour Education Center were recognized in an assembly for earning credentials in the Automotive Academy, Fire Fighting Academy, and Business and Finance Academy as well as certification in WorkKeys. Principal Kent Parent announced the recognitions for the students, who were then congratulated by Balfour teachers. Dr. Helen Owen, Career and Technical […]
The 2013-14 Top Scholars of the Henderson County Public Schools were honored May 27th during a banquet held at the Blue Ridge Community College Technology Education and Development Conference Center. This is the 10th year that the Henderson County Board of Public Education has sponsored the event. Sixty-three top scholars were recognized (two […]
Dana Elementary School was invited by the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH) to model examples of high-quality STEAM classroom projects — projects that integrate the arts into STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) — at the White House on May 20. At the event, First Lady Michelle Obama and the PCAH […]