Butler soccer played to a 1-1 tie against a young Weddington team Wednesday. Butler struck first with an unassisted goal from sophomore midfielder Ryan McIntyre in the 11th minute. Weddington would equalize in the 29th minute on a 35 yard blast off the foot of Ben Kern which just made its way under the crossbar. […]
Testing data released by the College Board Aug. 25 showed that average SAT scores in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools rose slightly in 2009 while national and state scores declined. The district’s top performers continued to outscore their state and national peers, scoring 30 points above the nation’s high-fliers and 45 points higher than those in North Carolina.
In the combined verbal, math and writing, Butler students averaged 1,553 while Independence students averaged 1,347. […]
In case you missed it, Board of Education member Larry Gauvreau was a guest on the Tara Servatius show on 1110 WBT yesterday. Among topics of discussion, Gauvreau talked about the boundary plan for the new high school located in Mint Hill.
Just a couple hours after Charlotte-Mecklenburg released its final recommendation for the attendance zone for the new Mint Hill high school, more than 100 turned out on the town hall lawn to express their support for a boundary map that would send Mint Hill kids to the Mint Hill high school. […]