WSOC is reporting that a freshman student at Independence High School was caught with a loaded gun at school today. The incident occurred, according to WSOC’s Web site, when a school resource officer suspected the student of having marijuana. The officer then noticed the gun under the desk and the student was taken into custody.
Students at Crestdale Middle are battling bullying with a series of special events this week. Tuesday is Twin Day, to encourage students to pair up against bullying; Wednesday is Sweats Day, to show it’s no sweat to prevent bullying; Thursday is Sports Team Apparel Day, where students team up to fight bullies, and Friday is […]
The National Achievement Scholarship program has named 14 CMS students as 2010 semifinalists. These students are among 1,600 black high school seniors across the country who will compete for Achievement Scholarship awards worth $2.6 million. The list of semifinalists and their high schools:
David W. Butler: Lindsey Barrett; Harding University: Justin Ezeji and Gregory Moore; Ardrey Kell: Xavier Layne and Vashti Robinson; Mallard Creek: Amber McCravy; Myers Park: Richard Nichols and Nicole Yearwood; Northwest School of the Arts: Kayla Carter; Providence: Jarrette Brathwaite, Wesley Brown, Lindsay Johnson and Mecan Williams, and South Mecklenburg: Sydney Steward. […]
Parents, students and members of the community are invited to a meeting to discuss a name for the new high school under construction off Truelight Church Road in Mint Hill tonight at Independence High School from 6-8 pm. During the meetings, visitors may submit their recommendations for a name for the school, as well as […]