Congratulations to Austin Hogan of Hillside High, winner of the North Carolina Jaycees Distinguished Service Award for a Young Educator!
Congratulations to Caitlin Donovan, an English teacher at Durham School of the Arts, who was named the Simon F. Terrell Honored Educator Scholar for 2019-20 by the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching! Donovan will receive an all-expenses-paid scholarship to attend an NCCAT program of her choice.
Congratulations to New Tech High senior Amaree Leak, who participated on the Junior National East Region baseball team at the University of Maryland August 9-11. Leak plays on the Hillside High varsity baseball team and is the son of Anthony Leak, DPS's own assistant director of transportation services!
Congratulations to E.K. Powe Elementary School, one of only four schools across the state accepted to the 2019-20 RISE (Redefining Innovative Schools Through Sustained STEM Experiences) Program through the North Carolina State University Science House!