6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Wolfe Graduation
The Alliance for Children is welcoming North Carolina Pre-Kindergarten applications for the 2016-17 school year.
The NC Pre-K (formerly More at Four) program is designed to help strengthen the academic and social skills of four-year-old children in preparation for kindergarten. The program is free for eligible families.
For more information and application forms, visit www.theAllianceforChildren.org or the Alliance for Children office at 105 Cedar Street in Monroe.
Kindergarten Immersion Spots Available
District registration is now open for rising kindergarteners for the UCPS Immersion Program. Parent sessions will be held Wednesday, May 25, 6 p.m. at Shiloh Elementary and Thursday, May 26, 6 p.m. at Western Union Elementary. Click here for additional information.
Memorial Day Holiday
All UCPS schools and offices will be closed Monday, May 30 for the Memorial Day Holiday.
Moments after the fire alarm sounded at Indian Trail Elementary, about 700 children exited the building calmly and orderly walking onto the front lawn, a result of years of fire drills. Once they walked outside, however, students saw something that made them realize that this wasn’t just a run-of-the mill fire drill.
The sounds of hundreds of elementary and middle school students cheering and applauding brought smiles and some tears to many of Monroe High School’s 2016 graduating seniors Monday. After they donned their caps and gowns, they walked proudly through the halls where, for many, it all began.
More than 300 job seekers poured into the Union County Public Schools Career Fair Wednesday, resumé in hand, hoping to match their skills to a job opening within the school system.