Parents: Student assignment splits neighborhood

Residents question school leaders over draft plan by David Leone WAKE FOREST — A change to the draft 2015-16 student assignment plan that was designed to keep neighborhood children together may now divide them. That was the complaint by some Bishop’s Grant subdivision parents to...

Principals of the Year

ROLESVILLE — The Wake County Public School System has named Rolesville Middle School Principal Dhedra Lassiter the 2014 Wake County Principal of the Year. Deputy Superintendent for School Performance Cathy Moore presented the award to Lassiter during a ceremony at Marbles Kids...

School Briefs — Oct. 10, 2013

Send school information to schools@wakeweekly.com or by fax to 919-556-2233. Get advance gate tickets to the N.C. State Fair (Oct. 17-27) and help public schools raise money. For every adult advance ticket sold ($7.00), two dollars will be returned to individual schools. For...

School bond supporters need to do homework

To the editor: The school bond issue is not a partisan issue, nor is it about the $12 per month tax increase. The issue is good, honest governance and fiscal accountability. It is about the kids, and the schools’ basic mission of giving them a sound education. In 2003, about 89...
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