Tag:innovative school district

  • Innovative School District shrinks list to four candidates

    Four schools remain candidates for the Innovative School District, but that list no longer includes Lakewood Elementary in Durham County and R.B. Dean Elementary in Robeson County. The final four, ISD Superintendent Eric Hall announced during October’s State Board of Education meeting, are: Durham Public…

  • Plan to implement Innovative School District moves forward 

    In September, North Carolinians will know which low-performing elementary schools will be considered for the Innovative School District in 2018 and be turned over to charter school operators. Formerly known as the Achievement School District, the Innovative School District was brought about last year by House Bill 1080, from Rep. Rob Bryan, R-Mecklenburg. It wasn’t until March of this year that the North Carolina…