UPDATE: On April 18, school board members discussed a number of staff proposals related to year-round schools. Link to Board Presentation
The board continued discussion of:
The board did not take a formal vote.
You can watch the board discussion, beginning at the 49-minute mark.
Board members are scheduled to vote on these matters again at their May 2 meeting.
The Wake County Public School System school board and staff are reviewing all year-round-calendar schools across the district. They want to determine if changing the calendars of some schools could lead to more efficient use of our school buildings and transportation system.
Because we live in a large and growing school district, board members want to ensure all school buildings are being used efficiently.
Board members and staff are considering whether changing the calendars of some schools could lead to a more balanced use of our school facilities.
Decisions need to be made in the first half of this year, because any changes would affect the student enrollment plan for the 2018-19 school year.
That plan will be discussed starting in August of this year and must be approved by early December.
The board began with discussion about seven single-track schools and one modified calendar school, Carver Elementary. Learn more
Then the board discussed possible changes to a few multi-track year-round schools. Learn more