HHSinternsDarlenParent HHSinternsDarlenParent

NHHS Career Fair Helps Sophomores Plan Futures

The sophomores of North Henderson High School are getting prepared for the future – which is fast approaching. On February 10th, the entire sophomore class met in the auditorium for their second annual Career Fair, where the local community and education intertwined. Career Development Coordinator Jennifer Taylor gave the plan for the day: half of the sophomores […]

Read More
FionaWinn

Meet School Bus Driver Fiona Winn

The week of Feb. 13-17 is North Carolina’s School Bus Driver Appreciation Week, and each day one of our dedicated drivers will be introduced to the HCPS family.  A chill woman with a big heart, Fionna Winn has been a bus driver for Hillandale Elementary for eight years – since her child was relocated to the school […]

Read More
IMG_4492

Valentines Raise Funds for School, Community Needs

How did you show your love this Valentine’s Day? Entrepreneurial students at Upward Elementary and Henderson County Early College donated proceeds from “candy grams” to school and community needs. It’s an annual tradition in schools nationwide for students to send “candy grams” – or Valentine’s Day messages accompanied by a treat – to classmates, with […]

Read More
SheilaBenjamin_horizontal

Meet School Bus Driver Sheila Benjamin

The week of Feb. 13-17 is North Carolina’s School Bus Driver Appreciation Week, and each day one of our dedicated drivers will be introduced to the HCPS family.  Sheila Benjamin has a connection with everyone in town. She went to school at West Henderson High School, her husband graduated from Hendersonville High School, her kids graduated from […]

Read More
Web Press Release Logo

Superintendent Extends #ShadowAStudent, Adds HCPS Instagram

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 15, 2017) – One of 1,520 school leaders in 48 countries to participate in the Shadow A Student Challenge this year, Henderson County Public Schools’ Superintendent Bo Caldwell announced today that he intends to extend the school immersion experience beyond the two-week period in February and expand it to include other Central […]

Read More
GaryGillespie

Meet School Bus Driver Gary Gillespie

The week of Feb. 13-17 is North Carolina’s School Bus Driver Appreciation Week, and each day one of our dedicated drivers will be introduced to the HCPS family.  Gary Gillespie is a handy man with a plan. Originally in the engineering field, Gillespie, came to Hendersonville six years ago after a power plant he’d worked for shut […]

Read More
Web Press Release Logo

Matthew Haney Named New Principal at Etowah Elementary

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 14, 2017) – Matthew Haney has been selected to succeed retiring Michael Thorpe as Principal at Etowah Elementary, effective March 1. Currently an Assistant Principal at Flat Rock Middle, Haney has taught, coached, and held administrative roles in public schools throughout Western North Carolina since 1999, when he began his career in […]

Read More
Web Press Release Logo

Dr. Jan King Named New Asst. Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 14, 2017) – During its regular board meeting Monday night, the Henderson County Board of Public Education named Dr. Jan King the new Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, effective March 1, following the retirement of Dr. Kathy Revis. “Dr. Kathy Revis leaves big shoes to fill and I am grateful for […]

Read More
MiletteParks_horizontal

Meet School Bus Driver Milette Parks

The week of Feb. 13-17 is North Carolina’s School Bus Driver Appreciation Week, and each day one of our dedicated drivers will be introduced to the HCPS family.  Milette Parks is a jack-of-all trades who only wants to give to her school communities. Not only is she a bus driver for both Rugby Middle and West Henderson […]

Read More