CMS delays in-person instruction for middle school November 12, 2020 by Justin Vick Leave a Comment One school board member described the district’s inability to maintain a stable of available bus drivers for the start of in-person instruction as “an operation failure,” not a health and safety issue. Nov 30, 2020, 03:51 IST. Some schools will remain closed for the rest of the school year. In 1970, the school was reopened as Northeast Junior High School. So far, 122 bus drivers have taken a leave of absence through the end of the year, forcing Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to keep middle schoolers on remote learning. Roy Cooper’s executive order. K-8 School meal sites will reopen on Monday, November 30th during their regularly scheduled hours. *** The middle of the marking period for Catasauqua Middle School students is Dec. 11. January 6, 2020 – June 5, 2020: The Office of Student Assignment & School Choice will continue to receive and enter enrollment packets for home school placement for the 2020-2021 school year. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will provide breakfast and lunch meal bundles for students while schools remain closed due to coronavirus safety concerns. All meal sites will be giving out enough meals on Tuesday, November 24th to cover the days closed. So far, 122 bus drivers have taken a leave of absence through the end of the year, forcing Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to keep middle schoolers on remote learning. Subscribe The following CMS schools are closed for students and staff on Tuesday, Dec. 11: Starting with some EC programs, which returned to classrooms on September 29, followed by Pre-K, on October 12, and elementary on November 2, students and staff in CMS schools have resumed in-person learning, trusting that our district leadership are taking the … The Latest: The Charlotte-Mecklenburg School board voted for Plan B + remote for the upcoming school year. This means students will rotate in and out of the classroom for the first two weeks to meet the teacher and get materials then the students will transition completely to virtual learning on August 31st. **Students brand new, re-enrolling or current CMS students can apply to schools not listed on the Superintendent’s Closed School list. In 1974, Northeast Junior High School was moved to a different campus. *** The contactless curbside meal pickup days for all Catasauqua Area School District residents ages 18 and under have changed. Because of COVID-19 CMS and other school districts are closed to help prevent the spread of the virus. Fauci said authorities should 'close the bars and keep the schools open' to cut down on coronavirus infection spread. – If Superintendent Winston determines staffing levels at a school are too low. Please check back regularly for any amendments that may occur, or consult the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools website for their 2020-2021 approved calendar and 2021-2022 approved calendar . Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools: CMS schools are closed until at least May 15, as mandated in Gov. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools hasn’t heard from about 3,000 students since schools closed By Dedrick Russell | May 1, 2020 at 7:12 PM EDT - Updated May 1 at 9:39 PM CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) Superintendent Earnest Winston gave an update on how things are going since remote learning started for nearly 150,000 CMS students. All meal sites will be closed on November 25th, 26th, and 27th in observance of Thanksgiving break. School … In addition, discourage students and staff from gathering or socializing anywhere, like at a friend’s house, a favorite restaurant, or the local shopping mall. So far, 122 bus drivers have taken a leave of absence through the end of the year, forcing Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to keep middle schoolers on remote learning. By Caitlin O'Kane March 18, 2020 / 12:39 PM / CBS News — The Board of Education decided Tuesday CMS Superintendent Earnest Winston can now move individual schools to remote learning if: – Mecklenburg County Health Department directs a school building to be closed. So far, 122 bus drivers have taken a leave of absence through the end of the year, forcing Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to keep middle schoolers on remote learning. According to a tweet posted on WBTV’s Twitter account, several CMS schools are now closed on Tuesday, December 11. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (abbreviated CMS) is a local education agency headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina and is the public school system for Mecklenburg County.With over 147,000 students enrolled, it is the second-largest school district in North Carolina and the eighteenth-largest in the nation. In an email that a CMS grandparent shared with Fox 46, Strain wrote a response to the grandparent, which says, “I am pushing for all pK-5 students to resume in-school learning in a Plan B model (maintaining distancing, as required by the state) as early as September 14th.” Covid-19: Surge in north, central India; schools closed, night curfew back Pakistan-based Jaish trying to target J&K polls: PM Narendra Modi The top devices for … Here is the list of school closures within the district: Please provide feedback on our School Finder here. "CMS will be closed for all students and staff today, Friday Feb 7," CMS said. This may require close coordination with other partners and organizations (e.g., high school athletics associations, music associations). Schools will be closed Nov. 26-30 for the Thanksgiving holiday. – If CMS staff has health and safety concerns. Another school board member, Sean Strain, has suggested a date for reopening. We will continue to update information on this page to reflect any special arrangements for school closures due to COVID-19. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Calendar 2020 and 2021 This page contains the major holiday dates from the 2020 and 2021 school calendar for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools in North Carolina. Closures due to coronavirus. Charlotte - Mecklenburg School bus drivers are wondering about getting a paycheck while school is closed. But at the start of 2020-21 school year, an estimated 16,000 households with CMS students still lacked adequate home connectivity. Here's what to expect if it happens in your district. Home Transportation Zone Map FAQ Enrollment School Choice CMS District Website. So far, 122 bus drivers have taken a leave of absence through the end of the year, forcing Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to keep middle schoolers on remote learning. In response to this need , we asked our community to “Connect for Tech” and close the connectivity gap by helping us raise $3.2 million to cover the cost of internet service for students in need of support during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. So far, 122 bus drivers have taken a leave of absence through the end of the year, forcing Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to keep middle schoolers on remote learning. Nations Ford Elementary School teacher Sharon Pearson hands out food to a student while schools were closed during the spring to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. John L. Dorman. Application does not guarantee approval. If a school is closed this information should usually be available on the school’s website. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — For the first time in months, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools middle school students who attend a K-8 school will return to in-person learning on Monday. The Charlotte Mecklenburg Board of Education occupied the site from 1966-69. Students return to classes Dec. 1. Schools who have reported a closure today. Weather-related business and school closings, cancellations and delays from WCNC in Charlotte, North Carolina Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools pulled the plug Tuesday on plans for middle school students to return in person on Nov. 23, saying a shortage … In 1966, the all black, grades 1-12 school was closed. The closings are due to ongoing issues related to the storm. × Default content. CMS had originally said all schools in the system would be operating on a two-hour delay.