8:00 AM - 3:00 PM HCHS Band camp begins
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Jump Start 2 STEM begins @ RES and BPS
11:00 AM Board of Education Meeting
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM First Day of School Traditional Calendar
Hertford County Public Schools are participating in the Summer Food Service Program. The program is federally funded and is designed to provide free and nutritious meals during the summer. All children 18 years of age or under may receive a free meal; breakfast, lunch or both at one of the two sites in the county. The sites are: Riverview Elementary School, Breakfast 7:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. and lunch 11:30 a.m. until 12:45 p.m.; Bearfield Primary School, Breakfast 7:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. and lunch 11:30 a.m. until 12:45 p.m.; Riverview Elementary School and Bearfield Primary School will operate June 26th through June 30th and July 3rd until July 31st, Monday-Thursday and is closed on Fridays. Both schools closed on July 4th for the holiday. The Summer Food Service Program is an Equal Opportunity Program. Discrimination is prohibited regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability. Meals are free to all students 18 of age and under. Adults (19 and older) pay a la carte breakfast and lunch prices. For further information contact Patrice Scott, Director of Child Nutrition/Food Services at 252-358-8548.
Parents may pick up health assessment forms at the schools. Also assessment forms will be available at the Hertford County Board of Education Administrative Office in the Student Services Department. Please click for more information.
C.S. Brown High School STEM is recognized in the U.S. News 2017 National Rankings/North Carolina High Schools and earned a bronze medal. Schools are ranked based on their performance on state-required tests and how well they prepare students for college. Read More
Attention students entering 7th grade for the 2017-18 school year must have proof of the following immunizations within the first 30 days of the new school year: Tdap booster Meningoccal vaccine. Please contact your health care provider or the local health department as soon as possible to get these immunizations completed. You may contact your school's nurse for any additional information.
News of Districtwide Interest: These applications reflect the requirements of Title III of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 and correlate with the items on the NC Title III Monitoring Instrument. The grants propose programs that Hertford County Public Schools plan to implement during the 2017-2018 school year. Funds are generated to enhance student achievement, and strong teachers and leadership. Title III (to increase student achievement of English Language Learners, ELL, students) The Title III application is done in collaboration with the Northeast Consortium. IDEA Grants for Exceptional Children – The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA-Part B, Public Law 108.446) Project is presently being amended. The Project describes the special education programs that Hertford County Public Schools proposes for Federal funding for the 2017-2018 School Year. Interested persons are encouraged to participate in the creation of grants, to review the applications, and to make comments concerning the implementation of any or all of these grants. A public meeting will be held on May12, 2017 at 10:00 am at Central Office for input and comments. Finally, grants will be open for review at the Hertford County Board Office in Winton, NC, on May 19, 2017. Patty Keene, Director of Federal Programs and EC Programs
Free professinonal development is available to alees through GT Ignite. Read More.
Hertford County Public Schools (HCPS) is a great place for teaching and learning. HCPS believes that school uniforms are a positive and creative way to increase school safety and improve student achievement. The Student Dress Code Policy # 4316 has been revised for the 2016-17 School Year due to the concerns in the community by students, parents, and business leaders. The revisions reflect the following: Shoes/Outerwear, Outerwear Compliance Measures, and Disciplinary Actions.
If you are interested in volunteering at any of Hertford County Public Schools, please contact the school's principal to schedule a face-to-face conference, as well as complete the volunteer application. Failure to do so will result in you not being approved.
Beginning Jan.1, all North Carolina public school bus drivers will be required to use hand signals to help students safely cross the road to board the bus. The North Carolina State Board of Education approved this revision to its bus safety policy at its July meeting.
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