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Covenant Classical School
Open house: Covenant Classical School will host an open house on campus at 3200 Patrick Henry Drive in Concord at 9:30 a.m. on April 13. We welcome families to learn about the distinctive Christian education Covenant Classical School offers. For information or to schedule a private interview and tour, contact Marcia Kuhn, 704-792-1854 or email@example.com.
Parent academy: Covenant Classical School presents its final "Parent Academy" at 7 p.m. on March 22 in the David and Ann Drye Activity Center. Middle School humanities and English teacher Jane Dearing will lecture on Stephen Mansfield's book "More Than Dates and Dead People: Recovering a Christian View of History." For information, contact Marcia Kuhn, 704-792-1854 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cabarrus College of Health
School enrollment: Cabarrus College of Health Sciences enrollment increased to 507 students for the 2009-2010 academic year, with the addition of 97 new students for the spring semester. This is the first time that college enrollment has eclipsed 500 for an academic year and represents an 8 percent increase compared to the previous academic year. A total of 410 students enrolled for the spring semester, an increase of 14 percent compared to the Spring 2009 semester. For information visit www.cabarruscollege.edu.
Lationa open house: Cabarrus College of Health Sciences is extending a invitation to prospective Latino students from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. on March 23. During this program, Spanish language translators will be available to assist prospective students. A Spanish language brochure describing the educational opportunities at Cabarrus College will be available. Enrollment information is available online at www.cabarruscollege.edu. For information, 704-403-1556.
Northwest Cabarrus High
Park Scholarship: Alyssa D'Addezio is one of 50 students nationwide that have been awarded the prestigious Park Scholarship from N.C. State University. The four-year scholarship includes tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, travel and personal expenses. D'Addezio will also have opportunities to study abroad, take part in grant and research opportunities and enrichment activities. Through an extensive application and interview process students are chosen based on scholarship, leadership, service and character.
Cox Mill High
Service-learning project: English students at Cox Mill High School hosted third-graders from Cox Mill Elementary School for a service-learning project earlier this month. The project, which links common curriculum concepts, involved fractured fairytales, stories based on common fairytales that change characters, settings or plots. Third-graders paired up with the high school's English II students.
Jay M. Robinson High
Celebrate diversity: The Annual European Heritage Dinner, which celebrates diversity and multiculturalism, will be from 4-7 p.m. on March 25in the cafeteria. Contact club advisor, Mrs. Henry, at email@example.com.