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New face at Eastover Elementary

New face at Eastover Elementary

Eastover Elementary School’s new principal has the spirit of education in her blood. Susan Nichols, who was announced as principal in July, comes from a family of educators and considers… Read more »

CMS becomes safer with new technology

CMS becomes safer with new technology

Parents of Charlotte-Mecklenburg School students can feel more comfortable sending their children to school this year knowing the district has worked to make schools safer. Guy Chamberlain, associate superintendent for… Read more »

Students receive ticket to enhance literacy

Students receive ticket to enhance literacy

Charlotte-Mecklenburg elementary school students will be equipped with library cards this year – a tool intended to enhance their literacy skills. The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and CMS have partnered to… Read more »

Lab teacher paves way for future careers

Lab teacher paves way for future careers

CHARLOTTE – Endhaven Elementary School wants to prepare their students for the future and has a teacher who has made it her goal to make that happen. Endhaven science lab… Read more »

Talking the talk: Ardrey Kell High School debate team wins three straight state championships

Talking the talk: Ardrey Kell High School debate team wins three straight state championships

CHARLOTTE – Don’t get into an argument with a student from Ardrey Kell High School – they’ve got credentials suggesting they’ll probably win. Ardrey Kell’s Speech and Debate Team has… Read more »

Area dads learn a new lesson: Get involved

Area dads learn a new lesson: Get involved

CHARLOTTE – The Mecklenburg Parent-Teacher Association Council kicked off an initiative designed to foster more male involvement in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. The council hosted the “Be There Dad” kick-off event on… Read more »

Education News & Notes: Aug. 29 to Sept. 4

Education News & Notes: Aug. 29 to Sept. 4

Ardrey Kell graduate earns Lebanese scholarship On Sept. 5, four area high school graduates will be awarded scholarships totaling $7,000 from the Metrolina Phoenician Club, a non-denominational Lebanese club that… Read more »

Elon Park fourth-grade student struts across pageant stage

Elon Park fourth-grade student struts across pageant stage

A rising fourth-grader from Elon Park Elementary School showed she could sashay across the stage with the best of them earlier this summer. Nine-year-old Tori Noelle Jarrett was named a… Read more »

Morrison speaks at Ballantyne Breakfast Club meeting

Morrison speaks at Ballantyne Breakfast Club meeting

BALLANTYNE – Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Superintendent Heath Morrison recently gave area parents an update on the district’s future plans and the urgency for more education funding. Morrison presented district-wide updates regarding… Read more »

Education News & Notes: Aug. 22 to 28

Education News & Notes: Aug. 22 to 28

CMS students head back to school Charlotte-Mecklenburg School students will head back to school on Aug. 25. The community is advised to watch out for buses and students on their… Read more »