Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has several opportunities for the public to get informed and have input as leaders shape the budget and develop a strategic plan. Here are the coming week’s events.
Town hall meetings
• Tuesday: 6-7:30 p.m., West Charlotte High, 2216 Senior Drive.
• April 22: 6-7:30 p.m., Rocky River High, 10505 Clear Creek Commerce Drive, Mint Hill.
Presentation and Q&A session with top CMS officials on 2013-14 budget proposal. Details: www.cms.k12.nc.us/mediaroom/budget/Pages/2013-14BudgetInformation.aspx
• Monday: 3-4:30 p.m., Rocky River High.
Opportunity to talk to Superintendent Heath Morrison about any topic. Details: www.cms.k12.nc.us/superintendent/Pages/default.aspx
• Monday: Limited English proficiency students, 2-3:30 p.m., Latin American Coalition, 4938 Central Ave.
• Tuesday: Early childhood, 12-1:30 p.m., Smith Family Center, 1600 Tyvola Road, Room B4.
• Wednesday: African-American males, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Room 523, Walton Plaza, 700 E. Stonewall St.
• Thursday: Community and faith partnerships, 10 a.m., Dowd YMCA, 400 E. Morehead St., seventh floor.
• Thursday: Closing the achievement gap, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Vance High, 7600 IBM Drive.
• Thursday: Cultural competence framework, 3:30-5 p.m., Metro School, 405 S. Davidson St.
• Thursday: Time, capital and resource management, 4-6 p.m., The Lending Tree, 11115 Rushmore Drive.
• April 22: Gifted students, 9:30-11:30 a.m., East Mecklenburg High, 6800 Monroe Road.
• April 22: Professional growth system, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Villa Heights, 800 Everett Place.
• April 22: Culture, engagement and shared values, 5-6:30 p.m., Room 527, Government Center, 600 E. Fourth St.
Public may attend these meetings but not participate. Details: www.cms.k12.nc.us/mediaroom/taskforce
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