April is Financial Literacy Month! On April 26th the State Employees' Credit Union (SECU) came to West Iredell to present The Reality of Money, a financial simulation activity for teens. The simulation gives students a peek into the future as they are "transformed" into young adults with jobs, debt, families and other real world responsibilities. Click here to see images of the day and read our student feedback.
The Academy of Fine Arts seeks to showcase our strong arts department and to attract potential students to further their arts education in the best possible way. Students enrolled into the Academy of Fine Arts will be offered the most rigorous course of study in their chosen field. Ultimately, students involved will be prepared to continue their fine arts education at the college/university level.
Appalachian State University and Catawba Valley Community College are joining with North Carolina State University to offer several week-long summer camps with the goal of introducing engineering to students through hands-on activities and exploration.