Charter School

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Members of a special education committee in Huntersville recommend that town officials move forward with operating their own charter school. 


Charlotte Learning Academy officials say they will appeal the State Board of Education’s decision not to renew the school’s license for next year. If they lose the appeal, the school will close at the end of this year.

Eight year-old MacKenzie Whistler had a rough start to her Christmas break. She had just found out that she would not be returning to her new school, Global Achievers School in Rocky Mount, this January.

For the last seven years, the Lake Norman Charter School has held its spring graduation at The Park Church in Charlotte.

Community Charter School

One of Charlotte's oldest charter schools will either close at the end of this school year or face a dramatic change. The State Board of Education voted Thursday to allow another charter to take over Community Charter School.