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Local schools getting safer

Local schools getting safer

Teachers at Alexander Graham Middle School have for years asked Principal Bob Folk to find a way to keep the school’s many exterior doors locked. But the task proved difficult,… Read more »

Students at South Meck, Collinswood become amigos

Students at South Meck, Collinswood become amigos

Students in South Mecklenburg High School’s Spanish Immersion class are using their Spanish-speaking skills to show students at Collinswood Language Academy that learning the language can be fun and entertaining…. Read more »

Falcon Leaders ease classroom stress

Falcon Leaders ease classroom stress

You don’t have to be a parent or an adult to volunteer and make a difference in local schools – that’s the belief of leaders at Smithfield Elementary School and… Read more »

Going live in 3… 2… 1…

Going live in 3… 2… 1…

Drew Kromer can be found every Friday bustling around South Mecklenburg High School’s broadcasting studio, directing operations and ensuring his team of about 11 students are ready to go on… Read more »

Belk Bowl grants benefit three local schools

Belk Bowl grants benefit three local schools

Three schools in south Charlotte will have some extra cash this year to purchase much needed technology for their students, teachers and classrooms. Students and staff at Beverly Woods Elementary… Read more »

A brand new morning

A brand new morning

Yoga changed Quail Hollow Middle School art teacher Kelsey Cash’s life. At a time when she felt lost in the midst of life’s responsibilities and the stress of the day-to-day… Read more »

Students go above and beyond for Tanzania

Students go above and beyond for Tanzania

This year’s all-school service project at Charlotte Latin School is hitting home with students, parents and staff. Based on connecting with students in Tanzania, Africa,  the south Charlotte school community… Read more »

Local students continue tradition at soup kitchen

Local students continue tradition at soup kitchen

Serving and interacting with Charlotte residents in need is something a group of students at Park Road Montessori School not only enjoy, but a weekly ritual they look forward to…. Read more »

Thrown a curve

Thrown a curve

When Brooke Rogers was diagnosed with scoliosis as a 10-year-old, she never imagined it would provide her with the opportunities and responsibilities she has today. Now 17, the Ardrey Kell… Read more »

Ardrey Kell tops CMS in new test results

Ardrey Kell tops CMS in new test results

Though last year’s recently released test scores show a definitive drop because of state-mandated, more rigorous tests, most schools in south Charlotte faired well, meeting or exceeding growth expectations. But… Read more »

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