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.
• Thursday, May 9: Policy committee, 10:30 a.m., Room 528, Government Center, 600 E. Fourth St.
Public may attend but not participate.
• Wednesday, May 8: 7:30-9 a.m., Hough High, 12420 Bailey Road, Cornelius.
A chance to talk with the superintendent about any issue. Details: www.cms.k12.nc.us/superintendent/Pages/CoffeewiththeSuperintendent.aspx
• Tuesday, May 7: Choice, alternatives and magnets, 3:30-5 p.m., Multipurpose Room, Smith Family Center, 1600 Tyvola Road.
• Tuesday, May 7: Closing the achievement gap, 4-5:30 p.m., Room 520, Children and Family Services Center, 601 E. Fifth St.
• Thursday, May 9: College and career readiness, 8:30-10 a.m., Room B2, Oakhurst Administrative Building, 4511 Monroe Road.
• Thursday, May 9: Early childhood, 12-1:30 p.m., Room B4, Smith Family Center.
• Thursday, May 9: Special education, 3-4:30 p.m., Room 427, Walton Plaza, 700 E. Stonewall St.
• Friday, May 10: Privatization, 8 a.m., Room 528, Government Center.
Public may attend these meetings but not participate. Details: www.cms.k12.nc.us/mediaroom/taskforce
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