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Fall Sports

High School Fall Sports Begins Monday, July 31

Soccer Tryouts are July 314-6 p.m. at Earl Bradsher.

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Next RCS Board Meeting

The Roxboro Community School Board of Directors will meet Monday, September 11, at 6 p.m., in the conference room.




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Board Meeting

The Roxboro Community School Board of Directors will meet Monday, July 10, at 6:30 p.m., in the conference room.

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Bartlett named RCS Teacher of Year

Dr. Melissa Bartlett was named Roxboro Community School’s (RCS) Teacher of the Year Tuesday, during the end-of-the-year faculty meeting.

Bartlett teaches 11th grade English at RCS. She has been at the school a total of six years. She taught at the charter school for two years before taking time off to complete her PhD in curriculum and instruction in 2011-2012. Since then, she has been back in the classroom.

“To be chosen as teacher of the year at RCS is particularly moving for me,” Bartlett said, “considering the caliber of teacher this school attracts. To know that I was selected by my peers, and that they’re of that level of excellence, makes me feel humbled.”

Upon naming Bartlett, RCS high school Principal

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Beta Quilt

RCS ninth-grader Zaria Waddell will represent the school’s Beta Club at the National Beta Senior Convention in Orlando, Fla., June 29-July 2 . Zaria will compete in the Fiber Arts Category with her hand-stitched quilt.

When asked what her quilt symbolizes, Zaria responded, “My quilt represents a new dimension of Beta.”

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Three RCS teachers receive PCEF grants

On Wednesday, Feb. 1, three Roxboro Community School (RCS) teachers were surprised with gifts that will benefit their students.

Spanish teacher Laura Carver, art teacher Anne Bettendorf and dance teacher Teresa Coleman each received mini-grants of $300 from the Person County Education Foundation (PCEF).

PCEF Executive Director Jennifer Kafer presented the awards, along with Roxboro Community Middle School Principal Donna Ingram.

Coleman said she would use her grant funds to purchase a rear projection screen so her students can create “shadow dances.” She said this would allow her high school students to be

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Exam Time Doesn’t Have to Be Stressful

By Sara Coates
Bullhorn Reporter
Exam time? More like every student’s worst nightmare. With the holidays on everyone’s mind, the last thing students want to do is worry about passing a major test, but sadly, it is inevitable.
During this time, as students, we all fall into a

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Network Maintenance Clarification – 10/14/2016

To clarify, the only time you should notice an interruption in wireless access is from 12:15-12:45. The maintenance during this time may not take the whole 30 minute window but it is included to be on the safe side. The guest network will be down starting at 10:45 for about 15 minutes. The only other time you will notice a disruption is when you attempt to access the H or G drive or try to print to a network printer starting at 11:50 until
Phones will be down for about 20 minutes starting at 1:00.
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