Friday , 23 February 2018
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N-CCS Earns Highest LEA Graduation Rate in North Carolina

class of 2015This year, as indicated by ratings that were released online on September 2nd by the Division of Accountability Services in NC Public Schools, Newton-Conover City Schools is pleased to announce that it has been issued the highest LEA cohort graduation rate in the state of North Carolina for the 2014-15 school year.
Newton-Conover City Schools ranked first in the state with a Cohort Graduation Rate of greater than 95% for 2014-15. To review the ratings for every LEA in North Carolina, please click here.
This achievement is a direct result of the hard work and dedication of each of our teachers, administrators, and all support staff who make equitable learning possible for all Newton-Conover City School students.  We are Red Devil Proud!

About James Frye

James Frye (@mrjamesfrye) serves as Instructional Technology Facilitator and Public Information Officer for Newton-Conover City Schools. Formerly, he was an English and Journalism Teacher at Newton-Conover High School and a Blended/Virtual English Teacher. He is a NC Teaching Fellow and studied education abroad at the Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal in Germany. James holds a Post-Masters Certificate in Educational Leadership & Cultural Foundations from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, a M.A. in Curriculum & Instruction with a Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology from Michigan State University, and a B.A. in English/Education from Lenoir-Rhyne University, where he serves as an Adjunct Professor. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Law with The University of Kentucky. In addition to modeling technological and leadership innovation and leading various professional learning, Jamie also serves statewide on the NC Digital Learning Initiative Advisory Board/Home Base Design Team, the NC Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development’s Board of Directors, the #NCed Leadership Team, and is co-founder of Edcamp WNC. He is a member of the NC Digital Leadership Coaches’ Network, and was named an international Emerging Leader by ASCD in 2015. He resides in Hickory with his wife and their baby girl.

One comment

  1. Jim Stockner, Member N-C Board of Education

    This is fantastic news. We already knew we have a great teaching staff and great leadership. Now we are seeing the fruits of their labors. Congratulations to all concerned.

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