Piedmont Community is shutting down it's upper school. Families say the decision is surprising and unfair and they want school leaders to hear their complaints.
An NFL funded study found that high school players are most at risk, twice as likely to suffer a traumatic brain injury as a college player.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools announced a new plan this week to move more than 2,500 kids next school year to relieve overcrowding.
If voters approve, it will bring in an estimated $28 million for CMS salary increases.
Teachers who worked at a now shuttered charter school in South Charlotte are still waiting to be paid.
A last-ditch effort to raise support for a tax hike for teacher raises. A quarter-penny sales tax will be on the November ballot in Mecklenburg County.
WCCB Charlotte was also there as Albemarle High School students returned to class, a day after one of their classmates shot and wounded another student.
Wallethub.com looked at salary, employment rate, and academic factors in all fifty states and the District of Columbia. North Carolina is ranked 51st overall.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg students are almost a month into the school year and it's been an eventful one already. Read More »
Sixty percent of North Carolinians are paying off student loans, and the debt is substantial.
Union County parents lost the redistricting fight. Now they're losing their tempers. Social media exploded this week with horror stories of kids sitting on the floor in classrooms and more than hour-long drop-off lines.
A carbon monoxide scare at a school in Northwest Charlotte reveals a potentially dangerous threat within the district.
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A controversial redistricting plan went into effect Monday. Parents opposed to the changes fought a lengthy court battle, but were unable to overturn the school board's vote.
CMS is celebrating the smoothest first day of classes in years. Superintendent Dr. Heath Morrison says there were no problems with transportation or technology.
A new elementary school focusing on science, technology, engineering and math is ready to roll for the start of the school year.
CMS is launching what's called the Beacon Initiative. The district will pay outside researchers hundreds of thousands of dollars to identify where schools fall short and come up with solutions.
Right now, CMS requires volunteers have a driver's license or social security card to volunteer in their children's schools. Advocates say that excludes undocumented parents and people who have prior convictions.
Wednesday, a judge threw out the injunction filed by upset parents who wanted to stop the redistricting process in Union County schools.
Parents are fighting to keep thousands of kids from being shuffled to new schools. Lawyers for the school board say the last minute tactics won't work.
The injunction filed by the group claims the Board of Education made changes to the redistricting lines behind closed doors.
Parents in Union Co. filed an injunction against the Board of Education, accusing the board of moving redistricting lines behind closed doors.
There's a new plan to give teachers in North Carolina raises, without forcing them to give up tenure rights.
Teacher raises now rest in the hands of Mecklenberg County voters. Commissioners decided to put a 7.5 percent county tax increase on the November ballot Tuesday night.
More money for teacher pay. That was the rallying cry heard outside the Government Center Wednesday night.