Congratulations to Avonda Wilson! She is the HES Teacher Assistant of the Year. Thank you for your hardwork and dedication to our students.
A big thanks goes out to all the students who entered the Young Author's contest. We had a lot of wonderful stories to choose from, it was a difficult to narrow entries down to nine. The students representing Harrisburg Elementary at the district level are: Helena Winterberg, Kendall Davidson, Vishista Chittalooru, Saydee Lautz, Elizabeth Baker, Campbell Poppler, Maria Nix and Sean Nix
On March 10, 2015, Cabarrus County Schools had three students to participate in the Western Braille Challenge at Camp Dogwood in Catawba County. Congratulations to Jacob Chamness (1st grade at Harrisburg Elem) who participated in braille tests such as Proofreading, Reading Charts and Graphs, Spelling and Reading Comprehension. His test scores are being compared nationally to other Braille readers. There were 24 students from across the western North Carolina region at this competition. He represented Cabarrus County well