Edenton-Chowan Schools Cafeterias now offer an option to pay online for your child's breakfast and/or lunch. With mypaymentsplus.com, you can pay for your child's lunch at home rather than sending money to school. For a small program fee, you can quickly make the payments toward your child's lunch. You can also set up email reminders to notify you when the balance is low. The account may also be set up to automatically replenish your child's account when it reaches a low balance.†To sign up, you will need your child's ID number (you can get this off of a report card or by contacting the school office). Go to www.mypaymentsplus.com†and follow the directions listed in the link below.†If you have any questions, please contact the Child Nutrition Department of Edenton Chowan Schools at 252-482-4436.
Directions to set up account on mypaymentsplus.com
D.F. Walker Elementary Teacher of the Year
Rachel Byrum, a fourth grade teacher at D.F. Walker Elementary School has been named by her colleagues as the schools' 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Byrum began working for the Edenton-Chowan School System as a teacher in 2007. She holds a Bachelors Degree from Elizabeth City State University and she completed her teaching certification at East Carolina University. Mrs. Byrum serves as a trained mentor for beginning teachers and she is currently a teacher-representative on the D.F. Walker PTA board. In addition, she also serves as co-chair for the school’s parent education committee and fourth grade team. She is known for being an advocate for her students and holding them to high academic standards in the classroom.
D.F. Walker Elementary Instructional Assistant of the Year
Kristy Morton Bunch was named by the faculty and staff as the 2014-2015 Instructional Assistant of the Year for D.F. Walker Elementary School. In her role, she facilitates the informational literacy classes during the cultural arts block. She began working with the Edenton-Chowan Schools as a substitute teacher in 2010 and was hired as an instructional assistant in 2012. Mrs. Bunch is currently working toward completing a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education so she can fulfill her life-long dream of becoming a teacher. Mrs. Bunch is described as a dedicated professional who goes above and beyond the call of duty in her role.
Summer Reading Camp students at DF Walker Elementary School, in Edenton-Chowan Schools, led an Independence Day program for staff, parents and community on July 3, 2014.