North Carolina required all school districts to include 5 “Remote Learning Days” included in the 2020–2021 school calendar. Since the majority of our students have learned remotely since the beginning of the school year, we have met this requirement and made adjustments to the two days previously designated as remote.


According to Student Equity Team facilitator Kelly Arnold at Orange High School, “The students have the ideas, and they are the ones doing the work… They put the heart into it, and we (the adults) serve them.”

Orange High School Student Equity Team — PLEASE NOTE this photo was taken pre-COVID.

Equity and access are collectively one of the most important issues in…

Orange County Schools

Home to more than 7,500 students. We embrace cultural diversity, educate students’ to their fullest potential, and support our community.

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