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Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy
Orientation Night: The school will hold an orientation night Aug. 21 at 6:30 p.m. for all students and families. The school is at 5225 77 Center Drive, Charlotte. 704-503-1112.
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Orientation events: The school will hold student orientation Aug 14. The times are: K-5, 3-5 p.m.; six-12, 6-8 p.m. The first day of school is Aug. 25. The school is at 3645 Pleasant Plains Road, Matthews. 704-234-0292.
Orientation events: Family orientation for grades K-8 will be Aug. 15, 1-3 p.m. For junior kindergarten, orientation will be Aug. 19, 8:30-9:30 a.m. The school is at 13120 Grand Palisades Parkway, Charlotte. 704-583-1825.
United Faith Christian Academy
Orientation events: Orientation will be Aug. 19 at the following times: Lower School, 6-7 p.m.; upper school, 7:30-8:30 p.m. The school is at 8617 Providence Road. 704-541-1742.
Open House: The school will hold a drop-in open house Aug. 21, 2-4 p.m. Students should bring preliminary schedules received by mail and can walk around campus to meet their teachers in their classrooms. 6800 Monroe Road, Charlotte. 704-343-6430.
Back to school events: New students are invited to bring their schedule to open campus on Aug. 21, 5-6:30 p.m., and walk the path of their classes. The school invites only IB freshmen and their families on Aug. 21 to attend the IB student/parent meeting at 4 p.m. They may attend the open campus after their meeting. 2400 Colony Road, Charlotte. 980-343-5800.
Alexander Graham Middle
Open house: Sixth grade open house (Camp Bulldog) will be Aug. 20, 5:30-7 p.m. Open house for grades 7-8 will be Aug. 21, 6-7 p.m. 1800 Runnymede Lane, Charlotte. 980-343-5810.
Open house: The school will hold open house Aug. 19 at the following times: sixth grade, 4:30-6 p.m., seventh and eighth grades, 3:30-4:40 p.m. 5001 Camilla Drive, Charlotte. 980-343-6705.
Waddell Language Academy
Open house: The school will hold an open house Aug. 21 at the following times: kindergarten, 10-11:15 a.m.; grades one, three and four, 1-2:15 p.m.; grades two and five, 2:30-3:45 p.m.; middle school, 4-5:15 p.m. 7030 Nations Ford Road, Charlotte. 980-343-6769.
Open house: The school will hold an open house Aug. 21 at the following times: sixth graders and families, 2-4 p.m.; seventh and eight graders, 5-7 p.m. 940 Sam Newell Road, Matthews. 980-343-5755.
Jay M. Robinson Middle
Open house: Open house will be Aug. 22, 1-3:30 p.m. Homeroom assignments will be available at the event or on PowerSchool Parent Portal after Aug. 22. 5925 Ballantyne Commons Parkway, Charlotte. 980-343-6944.
Mint Hill Middle
Open house: Open house will be Aug. 22 at the following times: sixth grade, 9-11 a.m.; seventh and eighth grades, 1-3 p.m. 11501 Idlewild Road, Matthews. 980-343-5439.