The Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education named two new leaders Thursday. Lydia Richmond will be the principal of West Rowan Middle School, and Damien Akelman will be the district’s director of accountability.
Kids often look for the latest fashions as they head back to school, but the cost of new clothes can quickly add up. In this Watching Your Wallet Consumer Investigator Rachel DePompa has suggestions for savings as you dress your child for the upcoming school year.
Catawba College’s Corriher Linn Black Library has been awarded a $15,000 grant to be used for Digital Learning Lab pop-ups across Catawba to provide digital literacy, equity, diversity, and inclusion for all students.
On Saturday, July 16 from 10 – 11 a.m. at Rowan Public Library Headquarters in Salisbury, RPL will partner with Salisbury Academy, Faith Academy Charter School, the Rowan County Homeschool Association, and North Carolinians for Home Education to offer a program, “Get Schooled: Learning All About Alternative Education Options in Rowan County.”
The City of Charlotte and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools have each faced sanctions in federal court in recent months over their failure to produce documents and other evidence in ongoing civil lawsuits. In one instance, a judge ruled that the city destroyed evidence.
North Rowan High School (NRHS) Cavaliers Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) cadets attended the JROTC’s first-ever Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) Academy at South Carolina State University (SCSU).