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School Information:
715 North Caldwell Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Courier # 368
P: 980-343-5485 | F: 980-343-5587
LC: East Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 9:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Grades: K-5
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Our Vision
We are committed to incorporating Arts Integration in creating a community of 21st century learners while fostering creativity, imagination, interdependence, independent thought, and life-long learning.
School Announcements
First Ward Title I Parent Handbook 2017-18
9/6/2017Read full story
Online Field Trip Payments Instructions
10/9/2013Read full story
Check out First Ward PTA webpage!
8/7/2013Read full story
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FWCAA Staggered Entry Schedule 2017-18.docx Website (Opens in New Window)


We are a full magnet school.

All students are assigned to First Ward based on the annual CMS School Options Lottery.

No child is assigned based on home address.



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