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Elementary School
School Information:
7101 Idlewild Road
Charlotte, NC 28212
Courier # 424
P: 980-343-6411 | F: 980-343-6499
Principal: Larenda Denien
LC: Central Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 9:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Grades: K-5
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School Mission​​
We are committed to sustaining an enthusiastic culture, high expectations, and genuine relationships.​
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Community Engagement Sessions on Student Assignment
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Current Calendar Events
Aug 24Open House
Aug 28First Day of School for Students
Sep 4Labor Day Holiday - No School
Sep 21Teacher Workday - No school for students
Sep 22Teacher Workday - No school for students
Oct 18Early Release Day - 1:15 Dismissal
Oct 27Last Day of Quarter 1
Oct 30Teacher Workday - No school for students
Nov 9Report Cards Distributed
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Dr. Ronald P. Simpson Award - #1 Magnet School in America 2017

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