MOREHEAD CITY — Thirty-eight educators in Carteret and Craven counties received unexpected cash Thursday and Friday for classroom projects.
OCEAN — The Croatan High School vocal ensemble, under the direction of Ashton Humphrey, has been selected to perform for music educators across the state at the annual N.C. Music Educators Conference to be held Saturday-Tuesday, Nov. 6-9 in Winston-Salem.
CARTERET COUNTY — Four Carteret County teens traveled Oct. 5-9 to Homestead, Fla., to work with Biscayne National Park Service as part of the SCUBAnauts program, a nonprofit created in Florida in 2001 to introduce students ages 12 to 18 to science education through underwater exploration and…
BEAUFORT — The Carteret County school system recently received two top financial awards for its 2020 comprehensive annual financial report.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Association for Career and Technical Education recently presented Carteret Community College career coach Bena Weires the 2021 ACTE Region II Lifetime Achievement Award.
RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Public Instruction invites parents and guardians to attend a free webinar this month in a series focusing on how to support their child’s learning, no matter the setting and regardless of potential disruptions to learning.
OCEAN — A substitute teacher is speaking out after getting suspended by Carteret County Schools for taking photos of female students during a weightlifting class at Croatan High School.
MOREHEAD CITY — Many Carteret Community College employees will soon have a little more cash for the holidays.
BEAUFORT — Carteret County Board of Education attorney Neil Whitford said Wednesday a letter sent to school boards and superintendents across the state, including Carteret County, is spreading incorrect information regarding COVID-19 safety measures.
BEAUFORT — A state report released Wednesday shows 6.3% of Carteret County public school third-graders failed to meet state promotion standards in reading for the 2020-21 academic year, with 39% not meeting proficiency.
ATLANTIC — With no discussion, the Carteret County Board of Education increased Superintendent Dr. Rob Jackson’s salary by $15,000 during its meeting Tuesday in the auditorium of Atlantic Elementary School.
ATLANTIC — The Carteret County Board of Education will consider increasing Superintendent Dr. Rob Jackson’s salary by $15,000 during its meeting Tuesday in the auditorium of Atlantic Elementary School.
BEAUFORT — Carteret County Schools chief communication officer James Skelton III has resigned from his position, effective Thursday.
NEWPORT — As third-and fourth-grade students planted seeds in cups on an outdoor picnic table, first-graders sat nearby reading books near Bogue Sound.
MOREHEAD CITY — For 29 years, Arnold Adams touched thousands of students’ lives while directing the award-winning East Carteret High School Marching Mariners band.
OCEAN — West Carteret High School junior Maggie Pigott recently donated 2,400 gently used children’s books to the Carteret Literacy Council, Little Free Library boxes and Carteret County school teachers to help build classroom lending libraries.
OCEAN — The Carteret County Board of Education unanimously approved making masks optional once the county’s COVID-19 positivity rate drops below 5% on a consistent basis.
OCEAN — About 200 Carteret County students joined to pray around their schools’ flagpoles Wednesday morning during the annual observance of See You at the Pole.
CORRECTION: This article was updated at 3:40 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021, to clarify HEERF funds do not cover two years of free tuition.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College is seeking a part-time employee to assist with contact tracing of those exposed to confirmed cases of COVID-19 while on campus.
MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College officials recognized Crosley Home Products in Emerald Isle Tuesday for a recent $4,500 donation to the college’s foundation to establish two scholarships.
MOREHEAD CITY — Some Carteret Community College employees will see bigger paychecks beginning this month.
MOREHEAD CITY — The County Board of Education approved a 2% local salary supplement increase for school employees following a closed session at the end of the board’s regular meeting Tuesday at Morehead City Primary School.
MOREHEAD CITY — After listening to emotional parents, a student and community members speak for and against mask mandates, the Carteret County Board of Education voted 5-2 Tuesday evening to keep requiring masks in schools at least until the next board meeting in October.
MOREHEAD CITY — The Carteret County Board of Education will revisit a mask mandate and other health protocols during its meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the multipurpose room of Morehead City Primary School.