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Mooresville Graded School District
Transition and Resource Fair: The district will hold a Transition and Resource Fair for transition-aged youth ages 11-21, families, special educators and specialists in Iredell County 4-7 p.m. April 9 at Charles Mack Citizen Center, 215 N. Main St., Mooresville. The fair will offer information about resources and services available within the community for students with disabilities who are transitioning to post-school ventures. Vendors will include local colleges, vocational rehab services, mental health services, legal services including financial options, transportation services and the Mayor’s Council for Individuals with Disabilities. For details, contact Tracy Spears at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth Cheer Camp: A cheer camp for rising second- through sixth-graders will be offered 6-8 p.m. June 22-24 at the school’s Magnolia Campus gym. Registration must be received by June 5. Cost is $40 and includes a T-shirt. Details and registration are at http://mhsbluedevils.blogspot.com/2015/03/mhs-youth-cheer-camp.html.
Youth Basketball Camp: A basketball camp for rising second- through sixth-grade boys and girls will be offered 9 a.m.-noon June 15-17 at both the Mooresville High and Magnolia gyms. Cost is $45. Registration must be received by May 29. Participants who register by the deadline will receive a camp T-shirt. Registration is available at: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_Y2Q0tiIz24b2JCbzhHUmtELVE/view.
Change-of-assignment forms: Parents interested in having their child attend a school other than the school that serves the attendance zone for their residential address may complete a change-of-assignment application. Applications will be accepted through June 30. Change-of-assignment application forms may be picked up and returned at any school office or at the Iredell-Statesville Schools Administrative Office, 549 N. Race St., Statesville. The new process only allows parents to reapply when their child moves from elementary to middle school or middle to high school. Transportation is not provided for students that change their assignment and all applications are conditional upon the availability of space in the requested school. For details, visit www.iss.k12.nc.us/site/default.aspx?PageID=1.
Coddle Creek Elementary
Battle of the Books: The school’s Battle of the Books team won first place in the district competition. Team members read 18 books and were quizzed on all of them, competing against teams from the other 16 elementary schools in the district. The team will represent Iredell-Statesville Schools in the regional competition on April 21.
Chorus honors: Twelve Lakeshore Middle students were chosen after auditions to participate in the All-County Chorus on April 17. Eight of the students were selected to join the All-State Chorus on April 24-25 at the Greensboro Coliseum.
Lake Norman High
PTSA meeting: 1-2 p.m. April 14, Media Center.
South Iredell High
Lego project: The Media Center is seeking donations of unused LEGOs or monetary donations for use in buying LEGOs. Donated LEGOs will be collected and maintained as kits for use by teachers in projects that promote learning skills that align with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) education. Kits will also be available for students to check out from the Media Center. LEGOs and monetary donations can be brought to the Media Center. Checks should be made payable to “South Iredell High School.”
Field hockey clinic series: Julie Gibbons and Ambush Field Hockey will offer an introductory field hockey clinic series 9-10:30 a.m. April 18 and May 2 for boys and girls ages 5-10 at Cannon School, 5801 Poplar Tent Road, Concord. Field hockey is similar to soccer or lacrosse but played with a wooden or composite stick and ball. Participants do not need to be students at Cannon School. A registration fee of $50 covers both clinics. For details or to register, visit www.cannonschool.org/sportsclinicsclubs.