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  • Students use popular video game in the classroom

    It’s not every day that students run – literally – to get to class. But Noelle Van Der Meid’s students were so excited for their lesson on Neolithic civilizations, they couldn’t get to the computer lab fast enough. The sixth graders at Mount Holly Middle School are using MinecraftEdu, the educational version of the popular video game, to engage in learning.

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  • Bess Elementary media specialist wins Kia award

    For Julie Shatterly, the second time was the charm. The media specialist at W.A. Bess Elementary was the winner of a new Kia Soul Wednesday afternoon as her name was selected in a random drawing to win the 2015 Kia Oustanding Educator Award and a brand-new Kia Soul from Kia of Gastonia.

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  • Kia of Gastonia car giveaway is Wednesday afternoon

    It’s time for one deserving employee of Gaston County Schools to win a new car from Kia of Gastonia. On Wednesday afternoon, November 18, one employee’s name will be chosen in a drawing and that person will be named the 2015 Kia Outstanding Educator and claim the keys to a new Kia Soul.

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  • Induction held for National Technical Honor Society

    Gaston County Schools hosted the annual National Technical Honor Society induction ceremony on Tuesday, November 10 at Stuart W. Cramer High School. The program honored approximately 300 high school students, who are enrolled in the Career and Technical Education (CTE) program, for their outstanding academic achievement.

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  • GCS to participate in holiday parades
    December is almost here and that means it's time for the annual holiday parades. Look for the Gaston County Schools classic orange bus in the following parades:
    • Belmont -- Tuesday, December 1 at 4:00 p.m.
    • Mount Holly -- Wednesday, December 2 at 4:00 p.m.
    • Cramerton -- Thursday, December 3 at 4:00 p.m.
    • Bessemer City -- Friday, December 4 at 4:30 p.m.
    • Gastonia -- Sunday, December 6 at 2:00 p.m.
    • Stanley -- Wednesday, December 9 at 3:00 p.m.
    • Dallas -- Friday, December 11 at 4:00 p.m.
    • Cherryville -- Saturday, December 12 at 10:30 a.m.
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  • Operations Committee Meeting 
    The Gaston County Schools Operations Committee will meet Monday, November 30 at 4:30 p.m. at the Gaston County Schools Central Office, 943 Osceola Street, Gastonia.
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  • SchoolPay available to parents 
    Parents can now take advantage of the SchoolPay online service to make electronic payments for school-related fees. Click here for information and to learn how to set up a SchoolPay account.
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