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Concrete Roses STEM Academy informed parents Thursday morning that the school will shut down at the end of the week, less than four weeks into the school year. The decision was made at an emergency board meeting Wednesday night as the school showed signs of insolvency.
The sole student aboard Bus 1477 was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, authorities said.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools employees paid by Mecklenburg County will get the same raise as their state-paid colleagues after county commissioners voted Wednesday to give CMS $12.2 million for the salary boost.

North Carolina's public university system hopes to attract more students to the 324 degree and certificate programs offered online. To help achieve that goal, a reconstructed website was launched this month with a streamlined look and better navigation.

Three former South Carolina governors are pushing for high school students to take the same test that immigrants must pass to become a U.S. citizen.

Check school performance

See 2013 academic performance for CMS and Mecklenburg charter schools.

View 2013-14 school racial breakdown, enrollment

See a school-by-school breakdown of demographics 2013-14 Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

Olympic High School has lost its security guards this year, sparking some concern among teachers ...

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