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III.D.
 
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education
 
Agenda Item
 

Meeting Date
December 12, 2017

Agenda Item Title
Recommend Approval for Supplementary Funding Request for CMS English Learner Services Department

Staff Present

​Nadja Trez, Executive Director English Learner Services



Main Points

​The goal of this project will support increasing the number of CMS English Learner high school graduates by providing an alternative program, PACE Academy, for EL students who have dropped out and need to be re-engaged, or are at high risk of dropping out due to adverse or unavoidable circumstances. PACE Academy is designed to assist students in obtaining their graduation requirements, while at the same time providing the academic, social and emotional support and career exposure necessary to be productive and successful citizens of the community.



Fiscal Implications
Funding requested from the GradNation: America's Promise Alliance and AT&T


Agenda Item Type
consent items


Motion
Recommend approval for Supplementary Funding Request for CMS English Learner Services Department