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7910 Neal Road
Charlotte, NC 28262
Courier #: 468
P: 980-343-5268  |  F: 980-343-5190 
Principal: Alejandra Garcia
LC: Northeast
Bell Schedule: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Grades: K-5
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Third-Grade Read to Achieve

A Nathaniel Alexander 3rd Grade student reading with a volunteer

Excellence in Public Schools Act, House Bill 950

A third grade student may be promoted to grade 4 if the student demonstrates reading proficiency through one of the following:

  • NC EOG Reading Test (Level 3 or 4)  or
  • Completion of Grade 3 Reading Portfolio  or
  • Retest of the NC EOG Reading Test (Level 3 or 4)  or
  • NC Read to Achieve Test (Level 3 or 4)   or
  • Completion of Grade 3 Reading Portfolio or passing the Read to Achieve Test after participating in Summer Reading Camp  or
  • Completion of the Grade 3 Reading Portfolio or passing the Reading to Achieve Test at mid-year promotion

Good Cause Exemptions

  • Limited English Proficient students with less than two years of instruction in ESL
  • Students with disabilities whose IEP program indicates use of alternate assessments and reading interventions
  • Students who have (1) received reading intervention and (2) previously been retained more than once in K, 1st, 2nd or 3rd grades
Read to Achieve Documents

CMS Flow Chart - Parents_Guardians ENGLISH.pdf

CMS Flow Chart Narrative ENGLISH.pdf

Read to Achieve Fact Sheet ENGLISH.pdf

CMS Flow Chart - Parents_Guardians SPANISH.pdf

CMS Flow Chart Narrative SPANISH.pdf

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