Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

Education
3:38 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

School System Considers Summertime Four-Day Workweek

Beverly Emory, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Superintendent
Credit Courtesy of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

Year-long employees of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools could be shifting to a four-day workweek over the summer.

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Education
5:27 pm
Sun February 9, 2014

Pilot Program Hopes to Spark More Innovation in Forsyth County Public School Classrooms

Co-presidents of the Forsyth Education Partnership, Tobie Arnold & Susan Tague say teachers at four Title I schools in the county are eligible to apply for the Clinard Grants for Innovative Teaching.
Credit By Wirawat Lian-udom (MyTudut via flickr)

Developers of a pilot program at some Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Public Schools are hoping to inspire more creativity in the classroom.

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Education
5:18 am
Fri January 17, 2014

WSFC Schools Security Mapping System Serves as Prototype for State

Education leaders from several school districts in the Piedmont Triad, including Asheboro City Schools, Lexington City Schools, Guilford County Schools, Davie County Schools, Davidson County Schools, Burlington, Mount Airy and Thomasville Schools got to tour Walkertown H.S. & Middle School on Thursday. The facility has the latest technology and security systems.
Credit Keri Brown

Some members of N.C. Governor Pat McCrory’s Task Force on Safer Schools visited Walkertown High School in Forsyth County Thursday to see a demonstration of the school’s security mapping system. The program is one of several initiatives state education leaders plan to implement statewide.

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Education
1:21 am
Wed January 15, 2014

Free Event Helps Families Navigate Through School Choice Options

IMPRINTS is partnering with WSFC school administrators and community organizations for the school choice information event on Thursday at the Old Salem Visitor Center. Last year's event was held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Dr. Bill Satterwhite (pictured at podium) will once again be a guest speaker.
Credit IMPRINTS

Stressed about choosing the right school for your child? A free event in Winston-Salem tomorrow can help Forsyth County families learn more about their school choice options.

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Transportation
2:39 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Students Treated For Minor Injuries After School Bus Accident in Forsyth County

The school bus involved in a traffic accident on Wednesday had to be towed from the scene. Police say a vehicle collided with the bus, which was on its way to Gibson Elementary.
Credit Keri Brown

A Winston-Salem/Forsyth County school bus full of students was involved in a crash Wednesday.

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