The North Carolina Charter Schools Advisory Board will meet next Monday and Tuesday, April 11-12, in the 7th Floor Board Room, Education Building, 301 N. Wilmington Street, Raleigh.
Monday’s meeting will be held from 1 – 4:30 p.m. Agenda items include charter school compliance interviews with leadership from Z.E.C.A. School of the Arts and Technology and Charlotte Choice Center, and Performance and Policy Committee discussions.
On Tuesday, the Board will meet from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. The agenda is primarily focused on the following charter application interviews: Twin City High School, Town City Charter High School, Kaleidoscope Charter High School, Union Leadership Academy, UpRoar Leadership Academy and Young Inspiration Charter School.
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