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Local charter takes next step, looks to future

Local charter takes next step, looks to future

It’s been a year of transition for Charlotte Secondary School. The Paideia-based school first opened its doors to middle school students after getting approval from the North Carolina State Board… Read more »

Creating libraries one book at a time

Creating libraries one book at a time

Raising more than $11,000 last school year to build a school in South Sudan seems like a blur to Randolph IB Middle School media specialist Cheri Titlebaum. Titlebaum is one… Read more »

Providence Day, South Meck students study the ‘RISE of Peace’

Providence Day, South Meck students study the ‘RISE of Peace’

Finding ways to change the world proves to be an intimidating task for many high school students, but thanks to Charlotte-based nonprofit Mothering Across Continents, 18 local high school students… Read more »

Construction at Charlotte Christian hands-on for students

Construction at Charlotte Christian hands-on for students

Alec and Blake Thomas are getting hands-on experience that’s helping refine their college career track without ever leaving school grounds, thanks to a partnership with Charlotte Christian School and Rodgers… Read more »

Putting their art education on display

Putting their art education on display

Students at South Mecklenburg High School are learning what it means to have an education based on collaboration, problem-solving and real-world experience.   That’s been a driving force in the… Read more »

Helping boys chase their dreams

Helping boys chase their dreams

When Stephen Vaughn’s dad died just a few years ago, it helped put life into perspective for the former physical education teacher. Vaughn grew up in a faith-based home filled… Read more »

Creating inclusion in the gardens

Creating inclusion in the gardens

Two students at Providence High School are turning their senior exit projects into service projects that will help benefit a sometimes-overlooked group of students at the school. Providence High seniors… Read more »

Parents create a firm ‘foundation’ at Olde Providence

Parents create a firm ‘foundation’ at Olde Providence

It was just two and half years ago when a group of parents at Olde Providence Elementary School became fed up with the lack of funding and ever-growing needs at… Read more »

Covenant Day theater students ready to raise the ‘Curtains’

Covenant Day theater students ready to raise the ‘Curtains’

A murder mystery “whodunit,” comedy and musical all wrapped up in a show within in a show – that’s how directors and cast at Covenant Day School describe their up-and-coming… Read more »

Rethinking the classroom

Rethinking the classroom

It took some time and adjustment from both teachers and students at first, but the Teach to One: Math program at McClintock Middle School is showing signs of success –… Read more »