Odell Friday Notes

January 18-22

Drug-Free Workplace Orientation--NEW employees


If you are new this year to Cabarrus County Schools AND you have NOT participated in the Drug-Free Workplace Orientation this is for YOU.


Cabarrus County School system will offer Drug-Free Workplace Orientation Monday,

February 15, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for all new employees and employees

who have not attended a session. The orientation will be held at J. M. Robinson High School in

the auditorium, 300 Pitts School Road SW, Concord, NC 28027.

School Law Briefing will be held immediately following the Drug Free Workplace Orientation 10:45 am to 12:00 pm.


Orientation is required for all new Cabarrus County School employees and for those who have not already attended a session. If you have questions, call Betty Evans in the Human Resources office at (704) 262-6176. We look forward to seeing you on Monday, February 15, 2016.

Action Required: March INSPECTION

All classroom teachers MUST turn in your We will have an inspection in March document sent out in our Daily Notes by Wednesday, January 20th.

Based on previous inspections, we seem to have trouble with the following items:
  • Items hanging from the ceiling are not safe
  • Tops of tall shelves/cabinets....to much storage stuff is up there. Must be at least 2-3 blocks of space between storage and the ceiling tiles.
  • Shared OFFICE SPACE: clean & straighten
  • Emergency Plans & Emergency Procedures (neon flip book) must be posted/left by the door


Thanks in advance for helping keep yourself, your peers, and your students safe by addressing these along with the other items on the reminder sent out.


We appreciate your partnership!