School shutdown sends parents scrambling — in different ways
In Ballantyne, moms hire tutors and ponder private school; In west Charlotte, parents worry about internet access and supervision.
By Cristina Bolling, The Charlotte Ledger | July 26, 2020
CMS reopening with two weeks in classrooms, then fully online
"Plan B-Plus Remote" looks significantly different from the plans introduced during the school board’s July 1 meeting.
By Katrina Louis | July 16, 2020
As remote learning continues for CMS students, Read Charlotte launches free, online reading tool for grades K-4
With in-school learning halted because of the coronavirus, in-home support has never been more vital for young readers.
By GlennOaks Media | July 16, 2020
Gov. Cooper: NC schools can reopen at 50% capacity with in-person, virtual mix
Cooper also announced Phase 2 of the state's reopening plan is pushed back another three weeks.
By Katrina Louis | July 14, 2020
CMS leaders discuss reopening plans for upcoming school year
While school officials await direction from Gov. Roy Cooper on fall reopening, they discuss three plans during special meeting Wednesday.
By Katrina Louis | July 2, 2020
CMS suspends Ardrey Kell Principal David Switzer amid allegations of racism
The suspension was effective Thursday. Switzer will continue to earn his salary while the district investigates.
By Glenn Burkins | June 15, 2020
NC public schools closed for rest of school year, Cooper says
Gov. Roy Cooper extended N.C. school closings and unveiled a $1.4 billion Covid-19 relief package proposal.
By Katrina Louis | April 24, 2020
Gov. Cooper extends school closures through May 15
Governor Roy Cooper says he's not ready to give up on school year, but statewide closures are necessary to prevent spread of coronavirus.
By Katrina Louis | March 23, 2020
CMS suspends travel as Coronavirus spreads
The announcement came hours after Gov. Roy Cooper declared a state of emergency in North Carolina.
By Glenn Burkins | March 11, 2020