Just received a call that Chad Hinton Attorney for the NECP contract was terminated along with John Westberg Executive Director. Hinton is also the attorney for Tarboro Town Council. Well let’s see if anymore will be terminated.
The Political Agitator response: I remember when, yep when John Westberg came to SouthWest Edgecombe High School. He was ousted there due to a scandal pertaining to test scores. He sued Edgecombe County Public Schools and he along with some folks who had been wanting to start a charter school in the county found the right…Read more Tarboro NC: Letter To North East Carolina Preparatory School Parents and Guardians John Westberg Terminated Thursday November 6, 2014
July 18,2012 For Immediate Release Contact: Taro Knight, Director of Communications/Community Outreach North East Carolina Prep School email@example.com Cell: 252-406-4823 Area Media Outlets/Partners NORTH EAST CAROLINA PREP AND ST. STEPHENS MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH PARTNER ON TEMPORARY FACILITY FOR CHARTER SCHOOL TARBORO, NC—On July 18, 2012, the Board of Directors of…Read more Breaking News: NORTH EAST CAROLINA PREP AND ST. STEPHENS MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH PARTNER ON TEMPORARY FACILITY FOR CHARTER SCHOOL
Taro Knight has resigned his post as chair of the North East Carolina Prep Charter School in Edgecombe County. Taro will take on the position of Director of Communications/Community Outreach. Stay tuned for more information about the temporary location of the NECP Charter School for the upcoming school year. See related: North East Carolina Prep
Sources tell The DCN that Taro Knight has resigned as the board chair for the North East Prep School. Sources say he will be hired a staff person. I have not spoken to Knight but will attempt to reach him later today to verify this information.
I attended the NECP gathering today after reading “Because of the interest, officials of the new charter will hold a community-wide information session from 5-7 p.m. Monday” in the Daily Southerner newspaper on Friday. I arrived at about 5:05 PM and when I walked in I seen 2 blacks and they were Calvin Adkins Reporter…Read more Breaking News: Tarboro NC – North East Carolina Prep School Held A Community-Wide Information Session from 5 – 7 PM Today And White People Showed Up In High Numbers
Click on picture to view more pictures. I attended the Edgecombe County Commissioners Annual Retreat held in Pinetops at the Sheriff’s Training Center today and the presentations by John D. Westberg and Dr. Anthony D. Jackson were quite interesting. I was very tentative to hear how John D. Westberg Executive Director North East Carolina Preparatory…Read more Video/Pictures: North East Carolina Preparatory School Executive Director John D. Westberg And Nash-Rocky Mount Schools Superintendent Dr. Anthony D. Jackson Presentations To The Edgecombe County Commissioners During Their Annual Retreat Were Quite Interesting
TARBORO — On Wednesday, January 11th, the North East Carolina Prep School committee and Board of Directors attended their interview with the North Carolina Public Charter School Advisory Council at the Department of Public Instruction in Raleigh. (More) Response: It appears that NECPS will happen so therefore the citizens in Edgecombe County but not limited…Read more Edgecombe County: North East Carolina Prep School Update – The Daily Southerner
First of all I want to make it clear that I have no problem with a group of folks wanting to start a charter school. I am just curious to know who are behind it all. Was there a public meeting held asking for community input? Do you know the names that were submitted to…Read more Edgecombe County – What Are Your Thoughts On The North East Prep Charter School Application That Has Been Submitted To The North Carolina Department of Public Instructions?
Visit North East Carolina Prep School on Facebook to learn more about a new preparatory school coming to Edgecombe County. (Read more)
The Political Agitator response: Well I think it is the waiting game now, wait and see how all of this unfold. I just understand how Westberg hired all of these folks but then again, yes I can it is called you owe your friends. TARBORO – Academic performance is not the only problem facing North East…Read more North East Prep confronts fiscal woes – Rocky Mount Telegram
The Political Agitator response: I am still trying to figure out why everyone in the school didn’t know about the academic woes because how can you work towards improvement if you don’t know about the problem? So did the outgoing Executive Director want the school to fail or should you say that was out he showed…Read more NORTH EAST PREP WORKS TO BOOST PERFORMANCE – by John Carson Tarboro Weekly
So what in the hell was the purpose of this article? “Prep school official might face criminal charges” Posted some of the article but read the entire article for yourself. TARBORO – The fate of criminal prosecution on sexual harassment allegations against Tarboro Town Councilman and Mayor Pro Tem Taro Knight now rests in the…Read more Tarboro NC: What Is The Real Motive? Prep school official might face criminal charges – Rocky Mount Telegram
The following article in the Rocky Mount Telegram “North East Prep suspends operations director” says an apparent violation of a school harassment policy led North East Carolina Prep School officials to suspend one of its directors for a month without pay. It does not say if the harassment was towards an adult or a student.…Read more Tarboro NC: Taro Knight North East Prep/Tarboro City Council Mayor Pro-tem Suspension Reported In The Rocky Mount Telegram Is No Comparison To Former Town Manager Sam Noble And Mayor Rick Page Issues
The Political Agitator response: After hearing rumors about Knight being suspended and then later being told he had been fired, I then tried to reach him. I was able to reach him on last week and after speaking to Knight he was in good spirit and stated that he was pleased with the outcome of the…Read more North East Prep suspends operations director – Rocky Mount Telegram