6:00 PM - 8:00 PM School Board Meeting
April 6, 2023
7:30 AM - 12:30 PM Early Dismissal (Middle & High School)
April 7, 2023
April 17, 2023
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM Classes Resume
LCPS and Kinston Community Health Center are offering in-school dental screenings for elementary and middle school students who do not have a regular dentist. Learn more and register here.
Students rack up honors in advancing to NC Science Fair
Sixteen projects by LCPs students, eight each in the elementary and middle/high school divisions, won awards at the 20-county Region I Science and Engineering Fair and earned a spot in the NC Science Fair on March 25. In all, 26 students from 12 different schools will represent the district at the state finals.
LCPS names finalists for Teacher of the Year honor
Selected as finalists on Tuesday were Ashley Deaver, an eighth-grade math teacher at Contentnea-Savannah K-8 School; Kathryn Griffin, a first-grade teacher at Banks Elementary School; Katherine Hart, a first-grade teacher at Northwest Elementary School; and Leonard Palmer, the band and chorus instructor at Kinston High School.
Education Foundation awards 56 grants at 11 schools
Fifty-six Lenoir County Education Foundation mini-grant awards were presented to LCPS teachers at 11 schools. Total value of these 2022 grants: $23, 848. That’s a new record for a grant program that goes back more than two decades. The winning grants were chosen from about 150 applications.Each grade span – elementary, middle and high school – had winners. Pink Hill Elementary led all schools with 18 grant awards. Woodington Middle School teachers won nine grants, the most of any middle school, and North Lenoir paced high schools with five winners.
Tech director wins regional honor, in line for state award
Charles White, the director of media and technology for Lenoir County Public Schools for the past five years, was recently named the 2022-2023 Technology Director of the Year for North Carolina's 13-county Southeast Region. That recognition put White, along with eight other regional honorees, in the running for the state award, to be announced in March.
In-school immunization clinics
LCPS nurses and the Lenoir County Health Department are working together to offer in-school immunization clinics the week of March 13-15 for students who need their school-required vaccines.
Immunizations are required for students who will be in the seventh grade or who will be high school seniors in the 2023-2024 school year. Students not in compliance within the first 30 days of the start of the 2023-2024 school year will be suspended until immunizations are completed.
Parents/guardians should download this required registration form and return to their school nurse by March 3.
Insurances accepted are Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Med Cost, United Healthcare, NC health choice and Medicaid. Immunizations are also provided for those who are not insured.
LCPS seeking substitute teachers
Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of young people in Lenoir County by becoming a substitute teacher? LCPS is now taking applications for the 2021-2022 school year. To qualify, applicants must complete an Effective Teacher Training course (offered at Lenoir Community College) or possess a valid teaching license, complete an online application and get on the waiting list for an interview. For more information call the HR Department at 252-527-1109.
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