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Education

  • CCHS hosts spring registration, progress report conferences

    Carroll County High School will host Parent-Teacher-Student spring registration and progress report card conferences from 3-6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27 at Carroll County High School. Parents are invited to attend these 15-minute conferences any time between 3-6 p.m. in the cafeteria.

    The following will occur during these 15-minute sessions:

    • Receive a copy of their child’s fourth nine-week progress report card

    • Approve their child’s requested courses for the 2013-2014 school year

  • Don’t miss ‘Les Mis’

    It’s a classic novel, a Broadway hit and an Oscar-nominated film, and now it is coming to a stage near you.

    Carroll County High School presents “Les Misérables,” starring about 25 local high school and elementary school children. The curtain goes up at 7 p.m. Friday, March 22, and again at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, March 23. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students.

  • Student News | March 6, 2013

    Students earn top ratings at competition

  • Carroll County Schools Lunch Menu | March 6, 2013

    Wednesday, March 6: Hot dog, bun, sweet potato fries, chilled broccoli and carrots, orange, pineapple tidbits and milk; breakfast: scrambled eggs with bacon.

    Thursday, March 7: Taco on tortilla, lettuce, tomato, cheese, salsa, refried beans, grapes, fruit cocktail and milk; breakfast: sausage biscuit.

    Friday, March 8: Hamburger or cheeseburger, bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle,  pimento cheese sandwich, French fries, banana, applesauce  and milk; breakfast: donuts.

  • Alternative school prepares students for reality

    Before coming out of retirement in 2004 to teach at the Carroll County Alternative Learning Center, Ed Nelson, the school’s current principal, taught agriculture classes at Carroll County High School for 28 years. Referring to himself as “an old vocational teacher at heart,” Nelson says preparing students as citizens and employees has always been important to him as an educator.

  • Carroll County Schools Lunch Menu | Feb. 27, 2013

    Wednesday, Feb. 27: Chili, toasted cheese sandwich, chilled broccoli and carrots, pineapple tidbits, orange and milk; breakfast: pancake on a stick.

    Thursday, Feb. 28: Ham, turkey, cheese on bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle, baked beans, spicy fries, banana, pears and milk; breakfast: scrambled eggs with biscuit.

    Friday, March 1: Pork roast, mashed potatoes, broccoli and cheese, roll, orange, applesauce, and milk; breakfast: breakfast,  pizza.

    Monday, March 4: No school

  • Registration seminar for current eighth graders set for March 7 at high school

    2013-14 calendarThe guidance department of Carroll County High School is sponsoring a registration seminar for parents of students who will attend the high school next school year. Current eighth-grade parents and students will meet with the guidance counselor at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 7 in the high school cafeteria.

  • Student of the week: Trey Boles

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?
    “Seeing and spending time with friends.”
    What is your favorite subject and why?
    “Environmental science and anatomy”
    What was the last book you read? 
    “Hamlet, for English class.”
    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “Zoolander”
    Where do you want to go to college? 
    Undecided

  • It’s not too late to sign up for classes at JCTC

    The Spring 2013 semester is in full swing at Jefferson Community and Technical College—Carrollton Campus. Faculty, staff and students are taking on a variety of activities for the college and the community.

  • Annual Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash to be held March 2

    The Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash returns to Kathryn Winn Primary 10 a.m.-1 p.m. this Saturday. The eighth annual community literacy fair will be held in the school gymnasium, cafeteria and library/media center on the actual birthday of the beloved children’s author Theodor Seuss Geisel, who was born 109 year ago on March 2.

    The event, which involves more than 20 community groups, offers a variety of literacy-based activities for young children and is sponsored this year by the Carroll County Early Childhood Council.