Modeled after a charter, this $32 million Charlotte school sets trends for 2017

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Charlotte Observer

Aug 25, 12:00 AM

Modeled after a charter, this $32 million Charlotte school sets trends for 2017

The new school is the district’s latest effort to provide top-flight education to the black, Hispanic and low-income students who traditionally trail their more advantaged peers. Renaissance West will serve them in their neighborhood, despite its high concentration of poverty, rather than assigning them to more diverse schools.

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