The mission of the NCASA cannot be realized without the support and partnership of the local business community. Monetary donations as well as in-kind product or service donations serve as the backbone of these crucial academic achievement events.

NCASA hosted its fifth Annual Meeting on May 9 at the Clarion Greensboro. Elected to the board of directors were the following educators:

- Frank Till
- Betsy Graves
- Angela Jordan
- Barbara Brady
- Debra Rook
- Dan Myers
- Chip Cathey
- Jesse Pittard

The following officers were elected:

The North Carolina Association for Scholastic Activities held its fourth Annual Meeting Monday, May 12 at Simon G Atkins Academic and Technology High School in Winston-Salem. Outstanding students, educators, and schools were recognized for their contributions and success in scholastic competitions.

The following educators and students were recognized for their outstanding contributions to scholastic activities in the 2013-2014 school year.

Administrator of the Year: Frank Till, Superintendent, Cumberland County Schools. Dr. Till was instrumental in dramatically increasing the participation of Cumberland County Schools in scholastic activities, leading them to winning the 2014 School District Cup.

Principal of the Year: Susan Bunch, Principal, Mount Airy Middle School. Ms. Bunch has created a comprehensive scholastic program from scratch in her first year as school principal. She is frequently seen supporting her students at events throughout the state.

Scholastic Director of the Year: Angela Jordan, Brunswick Early College High School. Ms. Jordan led the only new NCASA member high school to compete in all five NCASA competitions. She also served as coach of all five teams. Her leadership led the school to a ninth place overall finish, the best for any new small member high school.

NCASA welcomes new member schools - all secondary schools from Catawba, Chatham, and Perquimans Counties! See member schools here

Registration for NCASA Membership in the 2016-2017 school year is now open. All NCASA competitions are free for member schools. To join, simply fill out the online form HERE, then fill out and mail Part II with your payment. The membership fee remains unchanged from 2015-2016: $200 per school plus $0.25 per enrolled student. Email Leon Pfeiffer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register an entire LEA and receive a 50% discount. After an LEA registers, each school must still register online.

NCASA is the second-largest school association in North Carolina and the fastest growing school association in the country. Join NCASA and find out why.