Parents and school leaders rally to keep Opportunity Scholarships

By: pefncadmin
Nov 17, 2014
CHARLOTTE – Over one hundred parents, educators and school leaders from six local counties will rally Thursday at the Embassy Suites Charlotte-Concord to highlight the early successes of the Opportunity Scholarship Program while thanking state lawmakers for their support and urging them to continue standing behind the program. The event will ... READ MORE

November 6, 2014: State Board of Education

By: pefncadmin
Nov 07, 2014
The State Board of Education approved revisions submitted by the Office of Charter Schools regarding the planning year for new charters. The original policy established a mandatory planning year for all new public charter schools. The approved revisions would allow charter school applicant groups with prior approval from the State ... READ MORE

October 13, 2014: NC Public Charter School Advisory Board

By: pefncadmin
Oct 13, 2014
An update was given by the Office of Charter School on the 2015 charter school applications. A total of 40 applications were submitted this year. The deadline for this cycle of applications was September 26, 2015. There was one application that did not submit the application fee and was deemed incomplete. Currently there are 39 ... READ MORE