Rea Farms STEAM takes a “Well Walk”

The 3rd graders at Rea Farms STEAM Academy closed out the school year in a major way!  They sprang into action to help raise funds to build a well in Africa!Here’s why- Nearly one billion people do not have access to clean, safe water – that’s the equivalent of 1 in 8 people on the […]

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Future of E.E. Waddell HS, Tuesday, May 18 @ 6pm

Please join the Office of Student Assignment and School Choice as it engages the community to inform the future of E.E. Waddell, which will reopen as a magnet high school in 2022-23.  Several scenarios for the school are being considered, and Tuesday’s session is an opportunity for you to learn more about each scenario for […]

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Future of Lincoln Heights ES – Community Information Session, May 13 at 6pm

The Office of Student Assignment and School Choice invites you to a community engagement session to discuss several potential scenarios for the opening of Lincoln Heights Elementary in 2022-23.  Scenarios were informed by community input gathered after the March community engagement session.  Your feedback during the May 13 session will help inform the recommendation for […]

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New principal for Randolph Middle School

Dr. Kevin Woods was named principal at Randolph Middle School, an IB World School, at the CMS Board of Education meeting on April 27, 2021. He has been principal at Crown Point Elementary since 2018. Dr. Woods was also principal at John Motley Morehead STEM Academy from 2014 to 2018 and Windsor Park Elementary from […]

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Barringer Academic Center to be renamed

From the CMS website: ​The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education voted April 13, 2021, to rename Barringer Academic Center for Charles H. Parker, a late local activist who helped build the West Boulevard community. It is the second vote this year to change schools named for people with racist connections or backgrounds. Starting next school year, […]

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Future of E.E. Waddell HS – Community Information Session

Monday, March 29, 6pm The Office of Student Assignment and School Choice invites you to an information session to kick off the district’s process to determine the future of E.E. Waddell HS.  The school, located in the southwestern part of the county, is most likely to be a magnet school serving the blue transportation zone.  […]

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Future of Lincoln Heights ES – Community Info Session

Wednesday, March 31, 6 p.m. The Office of Student Assignment and School Choice invites you to an information session to kick off the district’s process to determine the future of Lincoln Heights ES.  The school, located in central Mecklenburg County, is most likely to be a magnet school serving the violet transportation zone.  Please join […]

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Principal Fergison Visits the New North K-8 site

Lydia Fergison, recently named principal of the new North K-8 Language Academy, took a field trip this past week to explore the site of her brand new school, which is slated to open in August 2021. Fergison was named as the new principal of the North K-8 Language Academy during the CMS Board Meeting on […]

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