Board News

Onslow County Schools ~ March 18, 2016

CTE Showcase

The 11th annual CTE Showcase will take place on Tuesday, March 22nd at the American Legion Building, 8:30 am - 1:00 pm.


Current high school students, under the direction of Career and Technical Education teachers, will be showcasing many of our 90+ course and programs to over 1,800 rising 9th grade students. Doors will open at 8:00 am and students will begin arriving at 8:30 am.


Each student will be receiving high school graduation information, CTE course descriptions, and brochures showcasing courses and programs. We hope you can join us at some point during the day as this event always proves to be an exciting one.

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Odyssey of the Mind Regional Competition

Twenty-two Onslow County Schools teams competed this past weekend at the regional Odyssey of the Mind Tournament in Kitty Hawk, NC. Eight of the teams placed in first and second in their respective divisions and will advance to the state competition April 2nd at Wingate University. The top teams include:


High School Division/No Cycle, Recycle

  • First Place - Richlands High School


High School Division/Something Fishy

  • First Place - Southwest High School

  • Second Place - Northside High School


High School Division/Aesop Gone Viral

  • First Place - Richlands High School


Middle School Division / Aesop Gone Viral

  • First Place - Dixon Middle School


High School Division/Stack Attack

  • Second Place - Swansboro High School


High School Division/Fins, Furs, Feathers & Friends

  • First Place - White Oak High School


Elementary School Division/Fins, Furs, Feathers & Friends

  • First Place - Dixon Elementary School


Primary Division (K-2)/Stir the Pot

  • Special Recognition - Blue Creek Elementary School


We are thrilled to have so many teams representing Onslow County Schools at the state level and wish them all the very best of luck!!

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OCAEOP Spring Banquet

OCAEOP (Onslow County Association of Educational Office Professionals) will hold their annual Spring Banquet on Thursday, April 28th at Summersill Elementary, beginning at 5:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. The cost of the event is $18.00. To RSVP by Friday, April 8th, please CLICK HERE.

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Upcoming Events

Trades Day

March 19, 2016 @ 8:00 am

Coastal Carolina Community College Campus


CTE Showcase

March 22, 2016 @ 8:00 am

American Legion Building


Middle School Spelling Bee

March 24, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

Northwoods Park Middle School


Good Friday Holiday

March 25, 2016

No school for staff and students


Spring Break

March 28 - April 1, 2016

No School for Students

Limited staff will be working during this time


Regular Board of Education Meeting

April 5, 2016 @ 6:30 pm

Blue Creek Elementary School


Thompson School Celebrates 75 Years

April 8, 2016

Save the Date - more information is coming soon. There will be activities throughout the week with an evening event on Friday, April 8th.


AVID Night

April 11, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

Northside High School


BOE Budget Workshop (2016-2017 Budget)

April 27, 2016 @ 9:00 am

Family Education Center


OCAEOP Spring Banquet

April 28, 2016@ 5:30 pm

Summersill Elementary

Cost: $18.00

RSVP HERE


Governor's School Celebration Social

May 17, 2016 @ 4:45 pm

Thompson Early Childhood Center

Meet our students who have been selected to attend the NC Governor's School program this summer. Heavy Hors d'oeuvres and Round Table Discussion.

RSVP HERE