Raising The Dropout Age Shows Varied Results

June 22, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

In North Carolina, you can legally drop out of high school at the age of 16 – except in two school districts in Catawba County – Newton-Conover City Schools and Hickory Public Schools. Both were […]

Prepare for Successful Summer College Tours

June 7, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

Campus visits are a critical part of choosing the right college. Nothing else cuts through the clutter of data better than getting a firsthand look at the school you are considering attending for several years of […]

CVCC Team Wins NC Space Grant Team Work Award In High Altitude Balloon Payload Competition

June 7, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

Catawba Valley Community College students recently competed in the NASA/NC Space Grant Community College High Altitude Ballooning Team Challenge and Competition and won the Team Work Award. Six community college teams competed by constructing and […]

CVCC Professor Shares Life Experience With Students

March 16, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

This is Jennifer Cobb’s third year as a faculty member for Catawba Valley Community College’s Advertising and Graphic Design program, but the institution has been a part of her life much longer. She’s gone on […]

Column: K-64 – Transforming local education through shared success

March 8, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

As the Catawba County Board of Commissioners continues to move our strategic planning process forward, we’ve already taken definitive action in a critical area for community growth: education. Along with our local education systems, we […]

Home schools continue to grow in numbers in Catawba County

February 21, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

Flexibility and freedom are just some of the reasons thousands of families have turned to home schools for their children’s educational needs. Thirty years ago there were 381 home schools in North Carolina, serving 809 […]

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