The Durham school board approved a recommendation Thursday, Jan. 11 to move forward with installing a large, modular trailer complex at Forest View Elementary School to ease crowding and to create the additional classroom space it needs because of the state’s K-3 class-size mandate.
Chapel Hill’s Party Registration Program is aimed at reducing noise complaints and improving community relations between neighbors and UNC students who throw parties in their off-campus homes and apartments.
Discovery Charter, a STEAM-themed public charter middle school proposed for the northern part of Durham County, is seeking a second-one year delay while the county fights a lawsuit over the county Board of Adjustments decision to grant the school a special use permit.
John Williams, the principal of Phoenix Academy, an alternative school for students struggling academically and with behavior issues, uses hard-learned lessons to encourage and support students on their sometimes perilous journey to adulthood.
When Hurricane Harvey sent several feet of water into C.E. King High School, students from the flooded campus were moved to a neighboring elementary school — and a bit of architecturally induced hilarity ensued. Towering teenagers squatted down to wash their hands in sinks designed for 6-year-olds.