Main Street Academy received the grade of "Progressing" from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction on September 1. The grade is based on 60% progress, 20% achievement, and 20% attendance persistence. The school received the highest grade of any alternative school in the urban areas of North Carolina. More information can be found on the DPI website . The highlights are also posted in the September 22, 2016 edition of The Chronicle.
Media Specialist Ellen Gordon has started a Great Stories Teen Book Club at Main Street Academy. Students participating are: Aaron Hall; Luis Virgen-Manuel; Kenya Rodriguez; Jacqueline Salgado-Morales; Bryce Wood; and Levi Myers. The club will meet in the Media center and discuss books that have been recommended for our students to read.
Middle School Mid-Term testing Testing will begin on January 9, 2017. High School Testing with North carolina Final Exams and EOC's will begin on Friday, January 13, 2017. An official testing schedule for all students will be published by Mrs. Meta Robinson, Testing Coordinator.