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  • Middle school students are going to work

    More than 300 middle school students will get the chance to connect what they learn in the classroom with the real world of work as they visit local businesses for the first-ever Students@Work Day in Gaston County Schools. On Friday, 11 area businesses will open their doors to eighth graders through this collaborative program between Gaston County Schools and the Gaston Regional Chamber.

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  • GCS plans Kindergarten Registration

    Gaston County Schools will hold Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten Registration from Monday, May 2 through Friday, May 13 at three school locations across the county. Parents may visit any one of the three locations to register their child for kindergarten or pre-kindergarten.

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  • Students know that Davis is on their side

    Sherwood Elementary’s Leigh Davis is one of five finalists for Gaston County Schools Teacher of the Year, 2016-2017. In the fifth grade curriculum, fractions are just one of many challenges students face. But instead of letting the challenges cause frustration or tears, Davis helps her students succeed by making sure they know she’s on their side.

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  • Gibson gives students a prescription in math

    Ashbrook High School’s Shelly Gibson is one of five finalists for Gaston County Schools Teacher of the Year, 2016-2017. Gibson has always had a passion for education even when her mother was pushing her to become a doctor. Being a teacher is like being a doctor, Gibson believes, as she helps her students by giving them a prescription in math.

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  • Hairston teaches about music and excellence

    Highland School of Technology’s Cole Hairston is one of five finalists for Gaston County Schools Teacher of the Year, 2016-2017. Hairston enjoys sharing his passion for music with students, and he expects excellence from them every day. He doesn’t want to just teach his students how to play music, but how to become musicians.

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  • Annual Enrollment for Flexible Benefits Plan


    Attention, Employees: The annual enrollment period for the Flexible Benefits Plan runs through June 10, 2016. Employees who are currently enrolled in one of the flexible spending accounts must re-enroll online or meet with the Pierce Group representative if they wish to continue contributing to the flexible spending account. Pierce Group representatives will be avaliable Thursday, April 28 from 3:00-6:00 p.m. at the 2016 Benefits Fair at Sandy Plains Baptist Church. If you do not take any action, your current contribution will stop effective September 30, 2016. Click here for more information.

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  • Kindergarten and pre-kindergarten registration 

    Kindergarten and pre-kindergarten registration for the 2016-2017 school year will take place in May. Click here for more information.

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  • Board of Education Meeting


    The Board of Education will conduct a meeting Monday, May 2 at 5:30 in the Central Office Board Room, 943 Osceola Street, Gastonia. The public is invited. Please click here for the agenda. The meeting will air live on Channel 21 and Ustream

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  • Proctors needed for end-of-year testing

    Our schools are in need of proctors to help with the elementary and middle school end-of grade tests, May 25-June 3, and high school end-of-course tests, May 27-June 8. Parents, school volunteers and community members who are available to help with end-of-year testing should contact the school in their neighborhood for more information.

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