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FREE SUMMER LUNCH FOR CHILDREN 18 YEARS AND UNDER

Free Summer Lunch for all children 18 years and under. Brian Latty, Food Service Supervisor announces that Charlotte Public Schools will offer the Free Summer Lunch Program again this year for all kids and teens: Meet Up & Eat Up
Starting June 17th thru August 9th, lunches will be provided Monday - Friday, from 11:30 - 12:30 at Washington Elementary, 525 High Street, Charlotte. Adult lunches are available for $3.00 each. Everyone is Welcome! Any Child can join us at Washington Elementary for lunch plus the use of the playground, games, and enjoy free books during the summer. Children from Galewood, Parkview, Washington, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School and even students that do not attend Charlotte Public Schools are able to receive a Free Lunch! .
Free Lunch Flyer in .pdf format →

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CPS SELECTS NEW SUPERINTENDENT

After an extensive search and interview process, the Charlotte Public Schools Board of Education narrowed down a field of nearly 30 candidates to select Dr. Mandy Stewart as the next superintendent of Charlotte Public Schools.
“We were overwhelmed by the number of outstanding candidates that applied for the superintendent position”, said Charlotte School Board President Caleb Buhs. “Dr. Stewart rose to the top as the right candidate to continue growing the district in educational excellence and opportunity. In addition to her robust academic background, she embodies the communication and leadership qualities that will serve our students, staff, parents and community well.” #OriolePride
Message from Board of Education- in .pdf format →

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MESSAGE FROM INTERIM SUPERINTENDENT AMES

It is my pleasure to take this opportunity to announce that Mr. Matt Mailtand will be recommended to the Board of Education for the position of Director of Curriculum and Instruction beginning Monday, July 1. Matt has been an instrumental member of our CPS family for the past 7 years and came to us with an additional 7 years of teaching experience.
Matt would like to express his appreciation to the Middle School and Upper Elementary staff members for their influence on him personally and professionally. "I've been able to work with so many wonderful educators during my time in the district. I look forward to forming relationships and accomplishing great things with many more. I am here to serve the students, staff, and community of Charlotte and will continue to do so in this new role."
Please join me in welcoming Matt to his new role as Director of Curriculum and Instruction.
#OriolePride
Message from Interim Superintendent Ames-Matt Maitland in .pdf format →

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MESSAGE FROM INTERIM SUPERINTENDENT AMES

It is my pleasure to announce that Charlotte Public Schools has hired two exceptional candidates for the newly created Office of Athletics and Youth Recreation.
Mr. Rodney (RJ) Guizzetti, Jr., is joining the Oriole family as the Director of Athletics and Youth Recreation. RJ comes to Charlotte from Bloomfield Hills Schools with 13 years as their athletic coordinator. RJ also has experience as an assistant principal, elementary teacher, and coach.
Mr. Mike Sparks will be transitioning from the Charlotte Aquatic Center to the Charlotte High School as the new Assistant Director of Athletics and Youth Recreation. Mike brings with him a wealth of experience from both the K-12 school and college levels, including athletic director, dean of students, coach, and academic coordinator.
These two administrators will work cooperatively to manage and coordinate the youth recreation programs and interscholastic athletes at CPS. The focus of the new administrative structure is to have a seamless transition between both programs.
Please join me in welcoming RJ and Mike to the Office of Athletics and Youth Recreation.
Go Orioles! #OriolePride
Message from Interim Superintendent Ames in .pdf format →

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SUPERINTENDENT 2ND ROUND INTERVIEWS

After interviewing five highly qualified candidates for superintendent, the Charlotte Public Schools Board of Education is pleased to announce they have selected Dr. Mandy Stewart and Mr. Joseph Perrera to participate in second round interviews next week.

Monday, June 24 - Mandy Stewart
4:00-5:15pm - Staff and Community Meet and Greet
7:00-8:00pm - Public Board Meeting - Candidate Interview

Tuesday, June 25 - Joseph Perrera
4:00-5:15pm - Staff and Community Meet and Greet
7:00-8:00pm - Public Board Meeting - Candidate Interview

All meetings will take place in the Central Administrative Offices Board Room.
2nd Round dates and times in .pdf format →

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CPSTRANSPORTATION CLEAN FUEL USE

Charlotte Public Schools Transportation Department leading the way in clean fuel use and increasing department efficiency. In 2012, we received a grant that paid for 5 propane buses. We’ve since added 4 more propane buses. Using propane is less expensive to maintain, fuel costs are less and fosters clean burning engines.
Clean Fuel Interview in Video format

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CPS ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2019

Charlotte Public Schools’ Athletic Hall of Fame Committee announced the Class of 2019 honorees on Saturday, May 4, at the annual Charlotte Athletic Boosters Reverse Raffle. There will be an official ceremony on the weekend of September 27, at Charlotte High School. The CPS Athletic Department asked for nominations from the community in one of four categories: community member/volunteers, coaches/administrators, student athletes, and teams.
2019 Athletic Hall of Fame in .pdf format →

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