In January 2016, the NC State Board of Education discussed the Annual Report on Charter Schools provided by the Office of Charter Schools. In the report, CPSC was acknowledged as being a model for other charters for our academic, financial and operational performance. CPSC is one of only 9 charter schools statewide (of 146 total) that meet all of the new Performance Framework requirements. Read the full story to see an excerpt from the report.
CPSC's economic diversity initiative aims to increase CPSC's percentage of students who qualify for free and reduced price meals. The goal is to have a student body that reflects the diversity of the Durham community, and to improve outcomes for all students. In January 2016, the NC Charter Advisory Board approved a new policy that allows all NC charter schools to follow CPSC's lead and implement similar initiatives through lottery amendment. Read the full story »