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Lake-area students among Merit Scholarship semifinalists

Lake-area students are among those to be named semifinalists for the twenty-sixteen National Merit Scholarship Program. These students are part of a highly competitive and highly prestigious program with more than thirty-two million dollars of scholarship money on the table. The list of semifinalists include students from Concord, Davidson, Denver, Hickory, Huntersville, Mooresville and other […]

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MGSD reminding parents of immunization deadline

PRESS RELEASE Per NC General Statute 130A-155, no child shall attend a school (K-12), whether public, private or religious, or a day-care facility as defined in G.S. 110-86(3), unless a certificate of immunization indicating that the child has received the immunizations required by G.S. 130A-152 is presented to the school or facility. The child’s immunization […]

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A group of sixth grade students at Northview IB with their new MacBooks in the school library

Students return for first day of school

Students were back to school yesterday. WSIC caught-up with Superintendent Brady Johnson at Northview IB yesterday morning. (AUDIO).“Well we’re very excited about the first day of school its one of the most important days in the life of the community. A lot of work takes place months and months ahead of time to get ready […]

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Iredell-Statesville Schools signs agreement with Tower Bridge International Education Group/D & R Consultants
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I-SS to be model district for exchange student programs

PRESS RELEASE This morning on the grounds of Statesville High School an agreement between Tower Bridge International Education Group/D & R Consultants and Iredell-Statesville Schools was signed. With this agreement in place, Iredell-Statesville Schools will be the model for schools in the eastern United States providing educational opportunities and host families for Chinese students wishing […]

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Rising 6th grade students at Mount Mourne IB getting comfortable at transition camp.
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Transition camps help rising middle and high schoolers

The transition from elementary to middle school or from middle to high school can be tough for some students. With that in mind, various transition camps are being held throughout Iredell-Statesville Schools this week. (AUDIO).“The children come and we make them feel comfortable. We show them around the school.  All there 6th grade teachers are […]

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Pictured from L-R, Cadets Spencer and Bowers at Leadership Academy.
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A busy summer for Mooresville NJROTC cadets

PRESS RELEASE Mooresville High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) Cadets engaged in a wide variety of challenging activities throughout the summer. The summer started with six Cadets attending sail training in Moncks Corner, SC. The MHS Cadets took four of the top five spots in the first annual Strickland Memorial regatta. Cadet […]

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South Elementary receives grant

FROM PRESS RELEASE MOORESVILLE, N.C. – The Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation has awarded a $6,158 grant to Mooresville Graded School District’s South Elementary School for a cafeteria refresh. The refresh will involve the purchase of 210 chairs to be used for parent involvement meetings. The previous chairs and tables in the cafeteria were 20 […]

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Property owned by Mooresville Graded School Board candidate John Meadows straddles the Iredell-Rowan line.  Meadows' house sits in the back of the property in Rowan County.  He recently added a new street number for the property and indicated to the county his intent to add a single-wide mobile home on the Iredell side.  As of July 28, only a camping trailer and the house could be seen from the road.

Is this MGSD Board of Education candidate qualified to run?

There’s question as to whether or not a candidate for the Mooresville Graded School District Board of Education is qualified to run in that race. Wiggins Road property owned by John, or Johnny, Meadows is in Iredell and Rowan counties with a home on the Rowan side. Elections Director Becky Galliher says Meadows applied for […]

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I-SS announces new principals

PRESS RELEASE At the regularly scheduled Board of Education meeting of July 13, 2015, the Iredell Statesville Schools Board of Education confirmed the following principal appointments: Mrs. Susan Fail will take over leadership at Coddle Creek Elementary School after serving as Assistant Principal at Troutman Elementary School since 2010. Mrs. Fail began her career in […]

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Community Foundation accepting grant applications

PRESS RELEASE July 13, 2015 – The Iredell County Community Foundation is currently accepting applications from eligible organizations (501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations, congregations, governmental and educational institutions) for its 2015 Grants Program. Priority will be given to requests for projects and programs that address literacy for children ages 5-10; however, requests that fall outside of this […]

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