• purple star award

    Congratulations to every school in Onslow County for earning the 22-23 NC Purple Star Award!
    Since all OCS schools were awarded, the district earned the NC Purple Star Superintendent's Award!
    Onslow County Schools is one of only 11 districts in the state to earn this distinction.

Military Students and Families

  • Welcome Military Families!

    Onslow County Schools is here to help meet your unique needs as you PCS, experience deployment, TDYs, and the many other transitions military families face. The school district employs Military Liaisons, who support and advocate for military-connected students and families, while working in partnership with Camp Lejeune-New River School Liaisons and state liaisons. The OCS Military Liaisons are ready to assist your family needs.

    • School system navigation
    • Transitions, including transcript evaluation for high school students
    • Deployment Support
    • Interstate Compact compliance
    • Military Family Life Counselor program
    • Student 2 Student "S2S" 
    • Presentations and Trainings
    • Traumatic events
    • Connection to community agencies
    • Military recognition events such as Month of the Military Child

    For assistance, call or email:                                                         

    Danielle Merrell, OCS Military Liaison
    (910) 326-4300 Ext. 35205
    danielle.merrell@onslow.k12.nc.us

    Serving:

    • Jacksonville Area Schools
    • Swansboro Area Schools
    • White Oak Area Schools
    • Onslow Virtual School
    • Onslow Early College High School
    • Thompson Early Childhood Center

    MaryBeth Lanto, OCS Military Liaison
    (910) 347-2738 
    mary.lanto@onslow.k12.nc.us

    Serving:

    • Dixon Area Schools
    • Southwest Area Schools

    Courtney Buzzard, OCS Military Liaison
    (910) 324-3139 
    courtney.buzzard@onslow.k12.nc.us

    Serving:

    • Jacksonville Commons Area Schools
    • Richlands Area Schools

     

     

     

     

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