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?
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By Amelia Harper Staff Writer Sunday, October 16, 2016 Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools and Rocky Mount Preparatory School will re-open Monday after a week of closures, but Edgecombe County Schools may not re-open for awhile as one school is flooded and another is surrounded by floodwater. “Princeville Elementary School is flooded at this point and…Read more Some Nash Rocky Mount schools open Monday – Rocky Mount Telegram
The Watch Dog: agree totally with this letter. Fabuloustastic! I am writing to express an independent, informational, and intellectual view of thecurrent threat to the Nash Rocky Mount Public School system. As a politicallyunaffiliated, bi-racial pastor to over 3,000 people (including 1,100 K-12 childrenactive in Nash Rocky Mount Public Schools), I am quite vested in…Read more Nash Rocky Mount Schools Split Controversy: Letter to Editor by Pastor James D. Gilliard
Raleigh, N.C. — The state’s Charter Schools Advisory Board reviewed improvement plans Monday for four schools at risk of having their charters revoked due to poor academic performance. What do you think? Board members said they were pleased with plans from three of the schools – Rocky Mount Preparatory School in Rocky Mount, North East…Read more Four charter schools cited for poor academic performance undergo review
TARBORO, N.C. (WNCT) – Some charter school children are now with a new teacher after North East Carolina Prep let go five positions on Friday. Executive Director Miles Brite told WNCT this move within the first month of school is from the need to consolidate. At least one let go was a kindergarten teacher. Brite…Read more Tarboro charter school cuts 5 teachers – 9 WNCT
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