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II.C.1.
 
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education
 
Agenda Item
 

Meeting Date
February 14, 2017

Agenda Item Title
Recommend Approval of Supplementary Funding Request for Magnet Programs & School Redesign: Opening Doors, Expanding Opportunities Grant Program

Staff Present

‚ÄčAkeshia Craven-Howell, Assistant Superintendent School Options, Innovation & Design

Natasha Thompson, Director Magnet Programs & School Redesign



Main Points

‚ÄčThe proposed project will analyze existing challenges with concentrations of socioeconomic status (SES) student populations at low-performing shcools and devise a Blueprint via the CMS Student Assignment plan blended with magnet redesign approaches to increase socioeconomic diversity to positively impact student outcomes at Hawthorne Academy of Health and Billingsville Elementary School.



Fiscal Implications
Funding requested from the U. S. Department of Education - $1,5000,000 over 26 months


Agenda Item Type
consent items


Motion
Recommend Approval of Supplementary Funding Request for Magnet Programs & School Redesign: Opening Doors, Expanding Opportunities Grant Program