Lottery Round 2: Open Seats

Based on the Round 1 Lottery results, these schools have space available in the grade levels listed below. Space available does not include wait pools.   If you applied in Round 1 and received a letter stating you have been placed in the school of your first choice, that assignment will not change. If you […]

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Oaklawn Language Academy

Oaklawn Language Academy offers a two-way immersion magnet program in which students from different language backgrounds receive academic instruction in two target languages with native English and Spanish speakers.   Benefits of a Dual Language Program Develop strong thinking skills, improve listening, memory and logic and enhance mental flexibility and creativity. Cultivate a greater understanding, […]

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New Magnet Theme: Environmental Sustainability

  We are so very excited that Bruns Elementary and Whitewater Middle School will be the first schools in CMS to implement the Environmental Sustainability magnet theme!  The Environmental Sustainability magnet theme will provide students an opportunity to explore healthy living habits, conservation practices, and give an understanding of how to become mindful citizens within […]

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Qual Hollow: Leadership and Paidea Model

A unique blend Quail Hollow will combine leadership and Paideia models   Quail Hollow Middle students will form a unique collaboration next year when the school becomes the only leadership and Paideia magnet program in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. The school will combine The Leader in Me program with the Paideia method. The Leader in Me teaches […]

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Coding, creativity, collaboration

Coding, creativity, collaboration Paw Creek Elementary inaugurates its computer-science immersion magnet Dash and Sphero rolled around the floor of the media center at Paw Creek Elementary. The small, roly-poly robots, reminiscent of BB-8 from Star Wars, had been programmed by fifth-graders who were putting them through their paces. “Dash moves and you can make it […]

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