Approximately 90 NTCA employees collectively volunteered 400 hours on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. Volunteer teams worked on various projects at the school including sprucing up the Enka Jet area, mulching, painting indoors and outdoors, building/assembling picnic tables, raised bed gardens, benches and other items.
Please note an important change to our report card release date. The school calendar indicates that report cards were to be released on Wednesday, October 29th; however, in order to ensure accuracy of the HOME BASE report card features, report cards will be issued between Wednesday, October 29th and Friday, October 31st.
On Wednesday October 22, 2014 Harlem Globetrotter and North Carolina native Jonathan “Hawk” Thomas, brought a message of positivity and respect to the students of Black Mountain Elementary school. His presentation was called "ABCs of Bullying Prevention."
This opportunity is part of the district’s Enrollment for Education Solutions (EES) agreement and will provide students with a tool for learning at home using the most current, universally accepted platforms in the marketplace today.
Buncombe County Schools officially dedicated the Martin L. Nesbitt, Jr. Discovery Academy on Sunday, September 21. During the dedication, a memorial tribute was unveiled in honor of the late Senator Nesbitt. See pictures of the event in this article.