• National Mentoring Month
    January is National Mentoring Month. Our school mentors give of their time, talents and resources to make a difference in the lives of children. Please take time this month to honor and thank the mentors in your school. Let them know how much you appreciate what they do for students. For more information, please visit www.nationalmentoringmonth.org.

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  • School Choice Information Session
    Our second School Choice Information Session is Saturday, February 2 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. in the Myers Center at Gaston College, Dallas. This is an opportunity for you to learn more about our new school choice Academy programs for the 2019-2020 year. Click here for more information.

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  • "Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?"
    The annual "Are You Smarter Than a Gaston County Fifth Grader?" competition is Thursday, February 7 at 6:00 p.m. at Stuart W. Cramer High School. The event is a fundraiser to provide grants for teachers and features school teams paired with business representatives to prove who really is smarter than a fifth grader. The public is invited. Admission is $5. 

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  • All County Band Concert
    You are invited to attend the Gaston County Schools All County Band concert, Saturday, February 9, at 1:00 p.m. at Ashbrook High School. More than 350 outstanding middle school and high school musicians will participate in the concert.

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  • Early College, Highland open house events
    The Gaston Early College High School and Highland School of Technology are planning open house events for eighth graders interested in attending next year and their parents. The Highland open house is February 19 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. The Early College is hosting two open house events -- February 12 and February 26 at 6:00 p.m. Click here for information about the application and lottery process at Highland and click here for application and lottery information for the Early College.

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  • Board of Education Meeting
    The Board of Education will meet, Monday, February 18, 5:30 p.m., at the Gaston County Schools Central Office, 943 Osceola Street, Gastonia. The public is invited. The meeting will air live on Spectrum Channel 21 and on YouTube.

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  • Career and College Promise program
    Gaston College will host an informational session Tuesday, February 19 in the Myers Center to share details about the Career and College Promise (CCP) program, which gives high school students an opportunity to take college classes. For more information click here or contact Amy Weisgerber at 704-922-6297.

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  • Application deadline
    The deadline to submit an application to attend Highland School of Technology is Thursday, February 28. 

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