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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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Current Calendar Events
Feb 27Progress Reports go Home
Feb 27Burmese and Nepali Family Night
Mar 1Eastside League Basketball Game
Mar 2Terrific Kids Celebration
Mar 8Eastside League Basketball Game
Mar 15Eastside League Basketball Game
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Dr. Ronald P. Simpson Award - #1 Magnet School in America 2017

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National Certified Magnet School

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Idlewild Elementary is proud to be one of the first 55 nationally certified magnet schools, providing high-quality, innovative programs that promote choice, diversity and excellence!

National Magnet School of Excellence 2016-2017

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National Magnet School of Excellence 2015-2016

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National Magnet School of Excellence 2014-2015

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National Magnet School of Excellence 2012-2013

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