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West Forsyth Student Wins College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarship

By Staff Luke Renegar of West Forsyth High School won a college-sponsored National Merit Scholarship, according to the organization. Renegar received a National Merit Scholarship from the University of Maryland. His probable career field is aerospace engineering. He graduated from West Forsyth last month and also took classes at the […]

by · July 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, High Schools, Pre-K to 12
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Is there a Gang Problem in Winston-Salem Schools? The Truth Behind the Headline

By Chad Nance Do Winston-Salem Police Department officials say “If your child goes to school in Winston-Salem, he or she likely shares a hallway with a gang member?” Yes they do. Does the WSPD and school system consider the situation at crisis levels as indicated in a story that ran […]

by · July 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, High Schools, Pre-K to 12
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Summit School Receives $25,000 to Establish Endowment

By Staff Dr. Tuncer Cebeci has made a gift of $25,000 to Summit School to establish an endowment fund in memory of his late wife, Sylvia Holt Cebeci, a Summit School alumna from the class of 1956. Dr. Cebeci, a resident of Long Beach, CA, has designated that this endowment […]

Career Center Students Awarded Scholarships from Home Builders Association of Winston-Salem

Career Center Students Awarded Scholarships from Home Builders Association of Winston-Salem

By Staff The Homebuilders Association of Winston-Salem was the first business partner of a secondary education program in the state of North Carolina. A partnership with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools and Forsyth Technical Community College, the carpentry curriculum is designed to train students to construct residential structures using standard building […]

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Executive Director of The Centers for Exceptional Children Retiring

By Kim Underwood, WS/FCS After 43 years with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools, Mike Britt is retiring. As the principal and executive director of The Children’s Center and, more recently, as the executive director of The Centers for Exceptional Children, Britt has worked hard to make people in the wider world understand […]

by · June 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Pre-K to 12
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Gloria Boston is 2014 Bus Driver of the Year

By Staff   Gloria Boston is the 2014 Bus Driver of the Year for Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. For Boston, who has driven a school bus for more than 30 years, the job is her calling. “This is what I love to do,” she said. Boston was nominated by Karen Gregory, […]