A+ Schools of NC to Host Information Meetings for Potential New A+ Schools

A+ Schools of North Carolina is the nation’s longest-running, most successful arts-based whole school transformation model. Newly released research on A+ demonstrates impressive results in school growth, student proficiency and narrowing the achievement gap. And A+ helps schools to build creative, engaging learning environments that allow students to master the state standards while developing their 21st century skills. Want to learn more?  A+ is hosting two informational meetings for schools interested in joining the A+ Network. The meetings will take place as follows:

  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Salt Block, 243 3rd Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601
  • Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the North Carolina Arts Council, 109 E. Jones Street Raleigh, in the Archives and History Bldg., 3rd Floor Conference Room

These free regional meetings will offer information to school and district representatives about A+ Schools of North Carolina and the process for becoming a part of this highly successful, nationally recognized network of creative schools.  To RSVP to attend one of the meetings or for more information, please contact A+ Schools Program Director, Michelle Burrows at (919) 807-6503 or by email at michelle.burrows@ncdcr.gov.

Visit our Becoming an A+ School page to learn more about the process.