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Installation of solar panels begins at East Chapel Hill High  The Daily Tar Heel

Once the project is complete, ECHHS will have 16 solar panels, which will generate roughly the same amount of energy needed by the average household ...



East Chapel Hill HS returns to gridiron  CBS17.com

While other area schools had to cancel their football season this year, the Wildcats' varsity team returned to action after a hiatus due to low participation.



Chapel Hill students 'bummed' that low participation keeps Tigers sidelined  HighSchoolOT

Chapel Hill High School will not field a varsity football team this fall due to a lack of participation, according to a release from Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools.



Meet CHCCS's three newest principals  The Daily Tar Heel

The district is excited to have a *fresh* perspective and renewed energy.



404 Not Found  The News & Observer

A possible case of chickenpox (also called varicella) has been reported in a child attending East Chapel Hill High School and some students may have been ...



Chapel Hill HS latest in string of area schools to cancel football in recent years  CBS17.com

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (WNCN) - Chapel Hill High School is just the latest area school to see its varsity football season end before the first Friday night kickoff even ...



Chapel Hill high school students are organizing a walkout to protest gun violence  The Daily Tar Heel

Members of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools community met Sunday to organize a walkout protesting gun violence on March 14 at 9:55 a.m. The walkout ...



Chapel Hill students raise money to send veterans back to Normandy for D-Day 75th anniversary  WTVD-TV

With Veterans Day this weekend, students are raising money to send two area Vets back to Normandy, France for the 75th anniversary of D-Day in 2019.



Chapel Hill students who walk out for gun control Friday will face consequences  The News & Observer

Chapel Hill high school students will join thousands of others across the U.S. on Friday, April, 20 in walking out of school in a show of support for stricter gun ...



Student Walkouts Range From Somber Tributes To Angry Rallies  WUNC

Updated at 4:27 p.m.. Students hoisted "Stand United" signs. They chanted "''Hey, hey, ho, ho - the NRA has got to go" outside the White House. Others read the ...



East Chapel Hill High School won't have a varsity football team in 2017  The Daily Tar Heel

The varsity football program at East Chapel Hill High School has been cancelled due to a lack of student interest. Photo Courtesy of Ryan Johnson.



Habitat-Carol Woods plan for affordable, senior housing in Chapel Hill raises concerns  The News & Observer

A Habitat-Carol Woods partnership could help more teachers, police officers, nurses and others live in the town they work in, but concerns are being raised ...



Orange County Schools Celebrate Graduation This Weekend  Chapelboro.com

Orange County Schools will celebrate graduation this weekend, with hundreds of seniors expected to walk across stage and receive diplomas.



Orange County Schools struggle to cap class size for NC legislation  The Daily Tar Heel

Students at East Chapel Hill High School spend time outside after school is let out. Both Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools and Orange County Schools are ...



Chapel Hill Police Reports: Nov. 20 - Nov. 23  The Daily Tar Heel

A larceny was reported on the 100 block of Timber Hollow Court on Tuesday at 2:52 a.m., according to Chapel Hill police reports. The report states the suspect ...



Students Call for Action During Walkout  Chapelboro.com

Posted by Blake Hodge | Mar 15, 2018 | Pre-K - 12 Education | 0 · Students Call for Action During Walkout. Wednesday was an emotional day for students in ...



UNC's Fedora on high school football: 'It's something they need'  WRALSportsFan.com

'I hate it for those young men,' said UNC football coach Larry Fedora about the fact that Chapel Hill High will not field a varsity team for lack of participation.



Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools vote to close on May 16  Spectrum News

Almost 300 teachers had already requested the day off.



Larry Fedora was (kind of) right: football is on the decline in Orange County schools  Tar Heel Blog

During the ACC Kickoff last month, Larry Fedora made headlines across the country with various comments about football, how the game relates to the country, ...



East Chapel Hill High students receive grant to install solar panels  The Daily Tar Heel

Megan Doherty may only be a senior in high school, but she is already advocating for renewable energy.



East Chapel Hill High student headed for Carnegie Hall  The Daily Tar Heel

Cecilia Lee is a flautist and student at East Chapel Hill High School. She will perform in Carnegie Hall in February with other students. Robert Gourley ...



Teen students report growing anxiety. Here’s how one school system is responding.  The News & Observer

Anxiety is a part of life, but what happens when being anxious keeps you from functioning? The Chapel Hill High School PTSA wants to raise more awareness ...



High school football participation down in North Carolina & across the country  HighSchoolOT

High school football participation is down nationally and in North Carolina, according to a report released Friday by the National Federation of State High School ...



What are Chapel Hill schools doing to combat achievement gaps?  The Daily Tar Heel

Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools has the second largest achievement gap between black and white students in the United States, according to a Stanford ...



4 students treated after apparent overdoses at East Chapel Hill High School  WTVD-TV

The Chapel Hill Police Department says four students were taken to the hospital Monday after apparently overdosing.



Mother says special-needs daughter sexually assaulted at East Chapel Hill High  WRAL.com

A Chapel Hill woman said Friday that she wants two East Chapel Hill High School students prosecuted, alleging that they forced her 15-year-old daughter, ...



Carol Woods, Habitat for Humanit Propose Chapel Hill Development  Chapelboro.com

Carol Woods retirement community and Orange County Habitat for Humanity are bringing a proposal before Chapel Hill elected officials.



'The sport is literally dying': Local high schools grapple with football's decline  The Daily Tar Heel

"I feel like if this dies, some of these kids won't do anything else. For some of them, this is their only sport."



Audio feature: A look back at 2006 East Chapel Hill High hostage situation  The Daily Tar Heel

Lisa Kukla describes East Chapel Hill High School as a pressure cooker.



Study: These are the top 10 high schools in North Carolina  WCNC.com

USNews.com recently released a report ranking the "Top 10" high schools in North Carolina. The study looked at 582 high schools in 159 school districts across ...



Ex-security guard at East Chapel Hill HS arrested on student-sex charge  News & Observer

Chapel Hill police have charged Randy Sam Bradford, 49, a former East Chapel Hill High School security guard, with committing a sex act with a student, ...



Chapel Hill Area Summer Camps Guide  Chapelboro.com

Chapel Hill and Durham Summer Camps Guide featuring summer camps in the local area for all ages: including sports, arts, science, education and music ...



Chapel Hill wants $10 million for affordable housing. Here’s where the money could go.  The Herald-Sun

Chapel Hill is asking voters to approve a $10 million affordable housing bond in November to help build more apartments and homes for low-income, veteran, ...



Allegation of sex abuse at East Chapel Hill High School  WTVD-TV

The principal of East Chapel Hill High School has notified parents of an allegation of sexual abuse against a student at the school.



Chapel Hill High School gets the keys to its own fire truck. Here’s why.  The Herald-Sun

High school students in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools district will use a fire truck donated by the Chapel Hill Fire Department to train for careers in ...



Former East Chapel Hill High security guard appears in court on student sex charge  WRAL.com

A former East Chapel Hill High School security guard accused of sex crimes involving a student made his first court appearance Thursday.



East Chapel Hill drops varsity football for 2017 season  HighSchoolOT

After struggling for yeras to put enough players on the field to support a team, East Chapel Hill has decided not to field a varsity football team for the 2017 ...



Voters approved 2 school projects. Here’s why they’re only getting one.  The Herald-Sun

Because of high construction costs, the $73 million bond issue that voters approved in 2016 to remake the Lincoln Center Campus and Chapel Hill High School ...



East Chapel Hill student to play Carnegie Hall  News & Observer

Cecilia (Chae Hyun) Lee, a student at East Chapel Hill High School, has been selected to play flute for the 2017 High School Honors Performance Series at ...



See which Triangle high schools were ranked the best in the US in 2018  The Herald-Sun

Five Triangle schools made U.S. News & World Report's list of the 500 best public high schools in America, with Raleigh Charter High School again topping the ...



Trumbower chosen as A.D. at East Chapel Hill  News & Observer

Former Chapel Hill baseball coach Randy Trumbower replaces Ray Hartsfield as athletics director at East Chapel Hill.



East Chapel Hill High student killed in Idaho plane crash  WRAL.com

A senior at East Chapel Hill High School died Monday when the plane she was in crashed near the Idaho-Wyoming border, officials said.



East Chapel Hill High Graduates Celebrate Achievements, Community Service  Chapelboro.com

Proud family members spent the morning at the Dean Smith Center to cheer on 328 graduates of East Chapel Hill High School on Saturday.



'F*** Gays' Spray Painted on East Chapel Hill High School Targeting Queer-Straight Alliance  Chapelboro.com

Profanity and homophobic slurs were spray painted on East Chapel Hill High School targeting the school's Queer-Straight Alliance Club.



East Chapel Hill High student Jay Pande named presidential scholar  News & Observer

An East Chapel Hill High School student has been named a U.S. Presidential Scholar, one of just 160 students so honored across the country. Jay Pande, 17 ...



9th grader at East Chapel Hill High School dies of bacterial infection  myfox8.com

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (WTVD) -- Parents were notified about the death of a male 9th grade student at East Chapel Hill High School Wednesday afternoon.



These Are The Top 100 Schools In NC for 2018: New Report  Patch.com

Top 100 Schools In NC for 2018: New List - Charlotte, NC - Niche has compiled what it says are the top 100 schools in North Carolina, which includes both ...



Sandy Hook Promise to train Tuscola High School in violence prevention  Mountain Xpress

Sandy Hook Promise (SHP), the nation's leading gun violence prevention organization, is providing educational materials, training for schools, community ...



Local businesses, CHCCS plan for 'A Day Without a Woman' strike  The Daily Tar Heel

Thousands of students in Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools will stay home from class today due to a planned women's strike in honor of International Women's ...



The Morehead-Cain Foundation announces its Class of 2022  UNC News

For immediate release. The Morehead-Cain Foundation announces its Class of 2022. (Chapel Hill, N.C.— April 27, 2018) – The Morehead-Cain Foundation, ...



Confederate flag photo upsets Chapel Hill students  WTVD-TV

Concerned parents told ABC11 Monday that a photo posted to the social media site Instagram has upset many students.



Who is running for county, school board seats, legislative races in Orange County  The Herald-Sun

The Orange County races heated up as filing ended Feb. 28, with eight people vying for four school board seats and multiple candidates giving voters a choice ...



Looking for a new pet? Cat Tales Cat Cafe is set to open on Franklin Street this fall  The Daily Tar Heel

The Triangle's first cat coffee shop is coming to Chapel Hill. Cat Tales Cat Cafe, coming to Franklin Street this fall, aims to make the adoption process easier and ...



Cedar Ridge won't field varsity football team this fall  HighSchoolOT

Cedar Ridge High School will not field a varsity football team during the 2018 season due to low participation numbers, according to Bob Hill, the district's ...



Grading scale doesn't add up for North Carolina public schools' performance  The Daily Tar Heel

East Chapel Hill High School biology teacher Kelly Allen (center) works with students Emily Juel (left) and Claudia Masia on a lab activity on Wednesday ...



East meets ‘Beast’ in spring musical  News & Observer

East Chapel Hill High School Drama Department presents Disney's “Beauty and the Beast” on Thursday through Saturday, March 3-5. The musical version of the ...



This is why kids are wearing orange during the National Walk Out  CNN

It's more than just a simple choice in clothing; it's meant to send a powerful message.



North Carolina posts individual district and school SAT results  News & Observer

After a delay, 2016 SAT results for individual North Carolina school districts and high schools are now available. But the state Department of Public Instruction ...



Chapel Hill-Carrboro schools drafts plan to improve diversity and achievement gap  The Daily Tar Heel

When Eleanor Murray walked into her standard level math class during her freshman year at East Chapel Hill High School, she felt part of a diverse classroom ...



East Chapel Hill junior creates app to help students score jobs  The Daily Tar Heel

Most high school students work fast-food or retail jobs, but East Chapel Hill High School junior Max Alway-Townsend has different plans.



Local legend Snooty Foxx doesn't need a gym. He works out in his front yard.  The Daily Tar Heel

Devon Riggsbee stood in his Chapel Hill yard, towering over his surrounding weights and workout equipment, and smiled as a passing driver honked and yelled ...



East Chapel Hill sweeps Carrboro in baseball series  News & Observer

Baseball was always meant to be played on sunny afternoons. That's why both sides had fun Saturday at East Chapel Hill High School.



2 who are making a difference for mental health in NC  The Herald-Sun

Sophie Jin and Abby Roussin are making a difference in the local community when it comes to mental health advocacy and action.



Daybook: April 23-29  News & Observer

The Triangle VegFest Celebration is noon to 5 p.m. at Southern Village, Hwy. 15-501 S., Chapel Hill. Chapel Hill. The event will feature Earth Day activities, live ...



Orange County parents, activists gather in Hillsborough to support student walkouts  The News & Observer

Residents of Hillsborough and Orange County gather for moment of silence at Old Orange County Courthouse in honor of victims of Parkland shootings.



Concerts: Rock, pop, rap, classical music in Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill  The News & Observer

A Spring 2018 calendar for concerts and live music in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, and the Triangle.



Former teacher teams up with ECHHS student on book  News & Observer

The pressure on students to take more tests from a young age doesn't have to saddle them with high anxiety, a local author and her teen illustrator say.



Sean Charles Connelly  News & Observer

Sean Charles Connelly, age 26, sailor, rigger, friend, passed away in a tragic accident on Tuesday April 11, 2017. We mourn the loss of a wonderful man.



SRO Rex Gibson has been enforcer, mentor, friend  News & Observer

Retirement is something East Chapel Hill High School Resource Officer Rex Gibson never knew he would necessarily live to see.



Briefly: varsity teams plan summer workouts and camps  News & Observer

Chapel Hill, East and Orange County schools will host various sports camps and workouts over much of the summer break.



East Chapel Hill’s Sarah Towne earned 16 varsity letters, 5.0 GPA  News & Observer

Sarah Towne has no room left for monograms on her letter sweater. When she graduates from East Chapel Hill High School soon, it won't be the size of her ...



For Many, Teenage Instagram Photo Of Confederate Flags Speaks To Larger Problems  WUNC

An Instagram photo posted by a teenager was the reason dozens of people showed up to Thursday's Chapel Hill-Carrboro school board meeting. The photo ...



Former Enloe High principal Lloyd Gardner named Wake County schools' chief of staff  The News & Observer

Lloyd Gardner has been promoted to chief of staff of the Wake County school system. Gardner will be paid $167500 for a job that includes coordinating the ...



Local athletes make commitments during early signing period  News & Observer

Local schools honor student-athletes on national signing day.



Camp season is in full swing in Chapel Hill-Carrboro  News & Observer

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA continues to host its day camp at Clearwater Lake. The camp is for kids rising this summer to grades 1-8. Two-week camp ...



Ray Hartsfield: Hometown Hero  Chapelboro.com

Ray Hartsfield is Thursday's Hometown Hero.Ray is a veteran teacher, coach and athletic director at East Chapel Hill High School.



Former Chapel Hill High teacher prepares for move  The Daily Tar Heel

Bert Wartski spent Tuesday unpacking 19 years of teaching materials as he moved out of Chapel Hill High School and into his new classroom at East Chapel ...



Congressman David Price holds town hall in Chapel Hill  WTVD-TV

Congressman David Price held the second of his three town hall meetings in Chapel Hill on Saturday afternoon.



Coaches hop-scotch around Triangle  News & Observer

Among the many personal sayings of Satchell Paige, the seemingly ageless pitcher, a favorite was : “The social ramble ain't restful.” He might as well have been ...



CHCCS High Schools Graduation Preview  Chapelboro.com

Posted by Staff | Jun 13, 2014 | Pre-K - 12 Education | 0 · CHCCS High Schools Graduation Preview. All three of Chapel Hill-Carrboro City's high schools, East ...



East Chapel Hill High Graduation!  Chapelboro.com

Posted by Staff | Jun 18, 2014 | Photos | 0 · East Chapel Hill High Graduation! Proud parents and family members cheered as East Chapel Hill High School ...



Some NC families struggle to fill the table, food insecurity persists  The Daily Tar Heel

For the first time since it opened its doors in 2008, TABLE is out of room for some local children seeking food aid.



Washington Post ranks Raleigh Charter top NC high school  News & Observer

Raleigh Charter High School was the top-ranked North Carolina school in the Washington Post's 2016 list of “America's Most Challenging High Schools.



High school arts teachers worry APs, college preparation hurts arts enrollment  The Daily Tar Heel

Hope Love's students, current and former, never leave her mind. At night, the thoughts come to her: “Where are they now? What are they doing? Are they OK?



Teachers, Students Organize For 'Day Without A Woman'  WUNC

If this was a typical Wednesday afternoon, Leah Steiner would be in her AP Art History class at East Chapel Hill High School. But after a friend told her.



Raleigh Charter named best local public high school by US News  News & Observer

Seven Triangle schools made U.S. News & World Report's list of the 500 best public high schools in America, with Raleigh Charter High School topping the local ...



High School Kidnapper Draws 5 Years' Probation  WRAL.com

An East Chapel Hill High School student pleaded guilty to holding a teacher and another student hostage last year.



Orange Water and Sewer Authority to resume fluoridating water after Feb. water crisis  WRAL.com

Officials for a North Carolina water system say they're going to resume fluoridating drinking water nearly eight months after a system malfunction led to a crisis.



Karen refugee beats hurdles at every step to UNC nursing degree  News & Observer

East Chapel Hill High graduate Celia Paung wants to spend a lifetime honoring the grandparents who raised her and her sister in their war-ravaged village in ...



Washington Post names Triangle’s most challenging high schools  News & Observer

Thirty-two Triangle schools made The Washington Post's 2017 list of “America's Most Challenging High Schools” with Raleigh Charter at the top of the list.



Mother of teen who attempted suicide speaks out  WTVD-TV

A Triangle mother has a warning for other parents after she says her daughter attempted suicide after relentless bullying at school.



The great Sam Perkins is giving back in Chapel Hill  WTVD-TV

Every final week in June, former UNC star and NBA great Sam Perkins spends his time in Chapel Hill teaching kids the fundamentals of the game.



National Merit Achievement Scholars announced  News & Observer

National Merit Scholarship Corp. announced the first two groups of winners in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Winners of the ...



PATHSS helps smooth the way  News & Observer

To many high school students, graduation is an exciting time: they're free, they're finally free! Maybe college is next, maybe a trade, but they've crossed the ...



Diversions  The Daily Tar Heel

Robert Shelton is a man of many opinions. He has a stance on many of the crucial issues facing UNC -- but the one decision he is still trying to make is whether ...



6th District, Democratic Primary: Watts, Wong  Asheboro Courier Tribune

Editor's note: The Courier-Tribune begins its Q&A's of candidates today with the Democratic primary for Sixth District U.S. House. Ryan Watts of Burlington faces ...



Morehead-Cain scholars named  News & Observer

The Morehead-Cain Foundation at UNC-Chapel Hill has named 66 new Morehead-Cain Scholars to its class of 2021. Eight are from the Triangle.



Chapel Hill High senior organizes fundraiser baseball game versus cancer  The Daily Tar Heel

Chapel Hill High School baseball players (from left) Jackson Pettee, Garrett Liebe, and Tyler Hansen planned a fundraiser to raise money for VS Cancer.



Pepperdine Brings in Ellie Wanninger, Olivia Kayye, and Haley Bergthold  SwimSwam

Pepperdine University's new head coach Joe Spahn will welcome a trio of swimmers to his Malibu campus in the fall; all three were recruited by his predecessor, ...



‘Angst’: Giving teens hope, and help for anxiety  The News & Observer

Angst: A Youth Mental Health Summit at Christ United Methodist Church of Chapel Hill helped teens break down stigma around mental illness and find help for ...



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