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Lending a hand to help feet

Lending a hand to help feet

MINT HILL – Queen’s Grant High School’s soccer team took time off the field to give back, By recently volunteering at Samaritan’s Feet International, a non-profit organization that washes the… Read more »

Education Notes: Sept. 10 to 16

Education Notes: Sept. 10 to 16

Butler students prepare for college MATTHEWS – Butler High School 10th-, 11th- and 12th-grade students can get a head start on preparing for college. The school’s counseling services will host… Read more »

Charlotte Christian opens doors to new curriculum, opportunities

Charlotte Christian opens doors to new curriculum, opportunities

CHARLOTTE – Charlotte Christian School students have found a new home to explore art, music, technology and more. Charlotte Christian, a Christ-centered, college-preparatory school for junior kindergarten through 12th-grade students,… Read more »

Area schools see increased scores for end of year testing

Area schools see increased scores for end of year testing

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools announced that both the district’s End-of-Course (EOC) and End-of-Grade (EOG) test scores improved, but district leaders say there is still work to be done. CMS Superintendent Dr. Heath… Read more »

CMS announces increase in four-year cohort graduation rate

CMS announces increase in four-year cohort graduation rate

More Charlotte-Mecklenburg high school students are walking across the graduation stage than did five years ago, and area schools have found ways to continue the increase. The four-year cohort graduation… Read more »

CMS becomes safer with new technology

CMS becomes safer with new technology

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

CMS cracks down on school bus safety

CMS cracks down on school bus safety

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools recently implemented a new way to increase school bus safety and crack down on reckless drivers. The school system installed four stop-arm cameras to the exterior of two… Read more »

Bain starts school year with new leader

Bain starts school year with new leader

CHARLOTTE – Bain Elementary School’s new principal has always wanted to work at a school, but she originally didn’t think it would be as an educator. Tracey Hayes, a University… Read more »

Back to school checklist

Back to school checklist

As students head back to the classroom, the Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly has prepared a checklist for Charlotte-Mecklenburg School students with information from the CMS website for parents to follow to… Read more »

Passionate principal leads Matthews Elementary

Passionate principal leads Matthews Elementary

MATTHEWS – Matthews Elementary School has welcomed a new face who loves children and has always had a passion for teaching as its new principal. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg School Board approved… Read more »