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Leadership program expands

Leadership program expands

Students and staff at Mills River and Upward Elementary will run the schools together under a leadership program set to roll out this fall. This week, staff at both schools received training for Leader in Me, a student leadership program that just finished its third...

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HCEF to Induct Five into the Education Hall of Fame

The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) is pleased to announce the 2017 Education Celebration and the selection of the recipients of its 2017 Education Hall of Fame.  This year, five inductees will be honored at the 15th Annual Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony,...

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HCEF to Host Business Breakfast Tours

Join us for a tour at Sugarloaf Elementary to learn more about The Leader in Me program and how you can be a part of bringing this transformational program to more schools in Henderson County. When: Friday April 28th or Friday, May 19th Time: 8:00 to 9:30 What:...

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Kyle Shirlin Memorial Art Scholarship Fund

The Kyle Shirlin Art Scholarship, is available for a promising visual arts or photography student who will be majoring in the visual arts or photography while attending a college or university. The one-year, non-renewable award in the amount of $1000 was established...

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Hendersonville Lions Scholarship

The Hendersonville Lions have served the Hendersonville Community since 1938, improving the quality of life of visually impaired residents, supporting youth activities and helping provide food for those in need. The Lions motto is “We Serve.” The Hendersonville Lions...

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Foundation Opens 2017 Scholarship Application Period

The Henderson County Education Foundation announces the opening of its online application period for Henderson County public school seniors seeking support for the 2017-18 academic year. Requirements and application instructions are available on the Education...

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Bobby Wilkins Named 2016-17 HCPS Principal of the Year

Bobby Wilkins, principal at Hendersonville High, was named the 2016-17 Principal of the Year for Henderson County Public Schools. In his 37 years serving HCPS, this is Wilkins’ third Principal of the Year recognition. The Bearcat family surprised Wilkins with the news...

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