Education

Koontz debuts lab school showing students the ropes for a full year

SALISBURY — In one class at Koontz Elementary on Tuesday, there were three teachers making their way through ...

Education

RSS board will consider major pay boost for bus drivers

SALISBURY — The Rowan-Salisbury Schools Board of Education on Monday will receive a recommendation to implement a major ...

Education

Partners in Learning gets head start on new therapy program

SALISBURY – Partners in Learning has hired a board certified behavior analyst to provide a service that currently ...

Education

Overton student names local tributary

SALISBURY — Overton Elementary first grader JaLai Davis won Rowan Creek Week’s Name the Stream contest  and dubbed ...

Education

Shoutouts

Collegiate Honors Gregory Luster, of Salisbury, was inducted into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars while attending Full ...

Education

Education briefs: Sherrell wins outstanding high school science teacher award

SALISBURY – Nicole Sherrell, a science teacher at Carson High School was presented with the 2021 North Carolina ...

Education

Bostian Elementary brings back clubs with EPIC Tuesdays

CHINA GROVE  — Clubs are back at Bostian Elementary School and they have a bit of new branding ...

Education

Two senior RSS employees hired by Cabarrus County Schools

SALISBURY — Two of Rowan-Salisbury Schools’ senior central office employees are leaving the district to take similar jobs ...

Education

Catawba College will host indigenous musician, scholar Lyla June

SALISBURY — The Catawba College Equity, Diversity, Justice and Inclusion Task Force is joining forces with the Center ...

Education

Performers give Bell Tower Green Park its first outdoor concert

SALISBURY — With fall in full swing, Bell Tower Green Park on Saturday christened its stage with the ...

Education

UNC Chapel Hill trustees get new powers, propose higher tuition

CHAPEL HILL (AP) — The board of trustees at North Carolina’s flagship university has given itself new power ...

Education

RCCC names new chief financial officer

SALISBURY — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has named Kelly Kluttz as its new Chief Financial Officer. Kluttz comes to ...

Education

Livingstone students earn first-place awards in national honors program competition

SALISBURY — Two Livingstone College students won first-place awards in the 30th National Association of African American Honors ...

Education

Livingstone College encouraging Black teachers to enter profession through grants, lab school partnership

SALISBURY — Black educators are underrepresented in local schools, and Livingstone College is looking to help bridge that ...

Education

Shoutouts

Collegiate honors Spencer native Keshyiah Miller, a sophomore at Johnson C. Smith University majoring in criminal justice, has ...

Education

Former NBA player Ricky Price visits Isenberg for team building exercise

SALISBURY – Ricky Price’s team building programs are usually directed at people in corporate offices, but on Tuesday ...

Education

Restart of school justice partnership efforts raise discussion about specifics

SALISBURY — The tagline for school justice partnerships in North Carolina is to keep kids in school and ...

Coronavirus

As RSS tests waters with optional masks, state recommends otherwise

SALISBURY – Face masks became optional Wednesday in Rowan-Salisbury Schools for the second time this school year, but ...

Education

Livingstone offers full scholarship to Liberian teen who returned money

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Livingstone College on Wednesday granted a full scholarship to a Liberian teenager ...

Education

Realtors association donates $3,000, books to Yum Yum Bus Program

SALISBURY — Lisa Altmann, nutrition director for Rowan-Salisbury Schools, was surprised when she was handed a $3,000 check ...

Education

RSS celebrates principals in October

SALISBURY – Rowan-Salisbury Schools’ social media pages have been filled with photos of principals with text posing the ...

Education

Shout outs

Shive Elementary has recognized the following students for the core character trait of being considerate: Pre-Kindergarten: Caison Reavis, Justice ...

Education

Education briefs: Catawba helps build Habitat home

SALISBURY – Catawba College has been putting in work at 136 Union Heights Boulevard to make the Habitat ...

Education

Students take a trip into the past at the Roller Mill

CHINA GROVE — Some Rowan County students spent a day of their fall break learning about local history ...

Education

RSS gets clean audit, firm says no misappropriations of school funds

SALISBURY — Rowan-Salisbury Schools received a clean audit report for the fiscal year that ended in June despite ...

Education

RSS Board of Education discusses latest draft of school justice partnership

SALISBURY — Rowan-Salisbury Schools is moving ahead with a school justice partnership with law enforcement and the local ...

Education

RSS makes masks optional, plans to revisit decision in November

SALISBURY — Starting Wednesday, Rowan-Salisbury Schools is again letting students, parents and educators decide whether to wear face ...

Education

Supporters of former Knox assistant principal speak up after resignation

SALISBURY — A trio of protesters lined up on Mahaley Avenue in front of Knox Middle School on ...

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