Under some possibilities county commissioners are discussing to pay for up to $2 billion in school needs, voters could face two questions on the ballot: Can the county issue bonds for school construction? And can it increase the sales tax?
Bessemer Elementary and Hairston, Jackson and Welborn middle schools will each get $1.5 million over 3 1/2 years under a new state grant using federal money aimed at helping high-poverty schools where students are struggling on state tests.
Guilford County Schools was one of five groups nationwide to be awarded a contract in phase three of the Fannie Mae Sustainable Communities Innovation Challenge. Fannie Mae, a company created by the U.S. federal government, will give the school district $500,000 for the initiative.
Stephen Sills, a professor of sociology and director of the Invest Health Initiative at UNCG (center) was one of the speakers at a news confer…
School leaders pointed to factors outside the district’s control that contributed to a decline in the number of schools that exceeded expected growth on state tests.
Student support specialists offer open doors and listening ears, while marshalling teams of university interns and tutors, as well as donations, as they work to support students and families through to graduation.
To participate in the club, students audition by playing a pentatonic scale (a musical scale with five notes per octave) and chord progressions for two songs, explained fifth grader Sophie Claire Cottle and fourth grader Greily Orellana.
GREENSBORO — After nearly two decades, Darlene Garrett said Friday she’s decided not to run again for her District 5 seat on the Guilford Coun…