Pisgah High School FFA Livestock Judging Team Competes in Raleigh, NC
The PHS Livestock Judging Team competed in Raleigh, NC on March 25th, 2014. The senior team placed 5th in the state, and Jesse Henson placed 3rd in the state individually. Team members include: Natalie Trantham, Jesse Henson, Madison Mathis, Caleb Henson and Heidi Kelley.
Haywood Early College Celebrates National Early College Week
Haywood Early College will be celebrating National Early College Week, March 24-28, 2014. Open house will be Thursday, March 27, 2014 (6:00 pm-8:00 pm) at the HEC 400 building located on Haywood Community College Campus. Community members, business leaders, interested parents and prospective students are welcome to visit us at anytime during the week or at the open house. Please come and see what Early College is all about. [gallery ids="3341,3342,3343,3344,3345,3346"]
Local Authors Make an Impression at JES Family Reading Night
Wow! That describes the Family Reading Night at Junaluska Elementary School. On March 6th, one of the most beloved children's authors of all time was honored--Dr. Seuss. Two local authors and an illustrator were invited to the school to be a part of the celebration. Author Anna Browning and illustrator Josh Crawford shared their book, Tanner Turbeyfill and the Moon Rocks with Kindergarten, first, and second grade students and parents. They shared their love of reading and drawing with our students. Third, fourth, and fifth grade students and parents enjoyed listening to Dawn Cusick discuss her nonfiction books Animal Eggs, Animal Names, ...
Middle Schools Compete in Battle of the Books Competition
On Friday, February 28th, teams from Bethel Middle, Canton Middle, and Waynesville Middle competed in the annual Battle of the Books Competition. Teams consist of up to 12 students who each read from a list of 26 books to prepare for competition. Waynesville Middle School won this year's competition and will go on to compete in the regional competition, held on Wednesday, March 19th, in Asheville, NC [gallery ids="3313,3314,3315"]
Hazelwood Elementary School Celebrates Reading
Hazelwood Elementary School is filled with great readers! Students have been making reading goals since the beginning of the year and tracking their progress. Once their goals are achieved, students create new goals making them better and better readers as the school year progresses. Over the last several weeks in February students and staff have been celebrating the POWER OF READING. The snow did not dampen the Reading Olympics that started at the beginning of February. During the Olympics students tried to reach the gold medal level by completing several activities relating to reading such as, reading for longer than their ...
Central Elementary PTO Raises Funds for New Playground
Third through fifth graders at Central Elementary School in Waynesville have an exciting, safe new playground thanks to the school's active PTO group. The Parent Teacher Organization worked hard to raise funds over an extended period of time for a new area for the older students, since younger students already had access to a large play structure. During a recent ribbon cutting ceremony, Principal Wendy Rogers introduced the students to their new area. The structure features a merry-go-round, swings, and an abstract climbing apparatus. Following the ribbon-cutting, classes were each given a chance to try out their new area before ...
On Monday, April 14, 2014, the Haywood County School Board met during regular session at the Education Center in Clyde. For more information, please visit the School Board News. Read More →Read more of this article
The Haywood County School Board approved the following resolution at their April meeting. Read to Achieve Resolution Whereas, the Haywood County Schools’ Board of Education supports all third grade students being proficient...Read more of this article
Haywood County, North Carolina – April 14, 2014 The Haywood County Board of Education is accepting applications from individuals who seek appointment to the Haywood Community College Board of Trustees. Individuals seeking...Read more of this article
Per NC statutes, the Haywood County School FY 2014-15 Local Current Expense Budget is available for public inspection at the Central Office and this website. There will be an opportunity for public input Monday, April 14, 2014...Read more of this article
The PHS Livestock Judging Team competed in Raleigh, NC on March 25th, 2014. The senior team placed 5th in the state, and Jesse Henson placed 3rd in the state individually. Team members include: Natalie Trantham, Jesse Henson,...Read more of this article