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Beaufort County faces an enormous challenge to overcome the significant achievement gap between white students and minorities, as reflected in the recently released state education report card, and reported in the Island Packet (11/29/18).
“A third of Beaufort County public

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NOC Receives High Recognition

After 10 years, NOC has officially earned GuideStar Platinum Level recognition. GuideStar, a national information service, reports on more than 2.7 million U.S. nonprofit organizations. According to Time Magazine, GuideStar is the country’s “premier nonprofit database.”
NOC believes in full

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According to the Island Packet (October 17, 2018), “Results from two standardized tests South Carolina uses to measure the quality of education in districts across the state show that fewer than half of all third- through eighth-grade students in

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NOC Strengthening Partnership with Beaufort County School District, SC

On October 19, Dr. Herbert Berg, Interim Superintendent of BCSD, met with Dr. Narendra Sharma, NOC Founder & Chair, Corbin Stripling Director of Field Operations, and Daniel McKeown, Director of Development & Marketing,  to discuss NOC’s education program and  the

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Progress on Cordillo Tennis Courts Project

NOC has been very vocal in its support of the Cordillo tennis project, but it considers a community building an important component of the project. NOC believes that the building should be at least 1400 sq. ft. so that it

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NOC Chairman Interviewed on WHHI

Dr. Narendra Sharma, NOC founder and chair, was interviewed during the WHHI evening news program on September 17, 2018. In addition to discussing NOC’s progress, Dr. Sharma also commented on some of the key challenges facing Hilton Head as the

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A New Look at Social Mobility and Opportunity Disparity

Just released by the U.S. Census Bureau, the interactive Opportunity  Atlas  provides access to data that demonstrates how the neighborhood in which a child grows up can have a significant impact on the child’s success and future earning potential. Such

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NOC "Fore the Teachers Golf Tournament"

NOC’s annual  Fore the Teachers Golf Tournament is just around the corner — Monday, September 24 at Port Royal Plantation Golf Club on Hilton Head . [Click on poster to enlarge.]

For Player sign-up form, click here:  Players registration


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Get to Know NOC's Administrative Staff

Over the past ten years, NOC has grown from one small class with five students to six centers spread across Beaufort County serving more than 500 students. Such growth does not happen without a strong administrative foundation.
 Corbin Stripling… (right)

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For Hilton Head: Oaks and Cordillo and Bluffton: Avalon Shores Calendar:
NOC HHI-Avalon Shores calendar 2018-2019
For Beaufort: Parkview and Marsh Pointe and Bluffton: Simmons Cay Calendar:
NOC Beaufort-Simmons Cay calendar 2018-2019…

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