Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools announced substantial border changes only a few weeks ago, on April 25th, and the vote on it is coming up soon, on May 24th. As the community has learned about these changes and the impacts they will have on their kids' educations, there has been a mixture of excitement and concern, with proponents arguing that the changes will improve socioeconomic diversity among schools, and some critics going so far as to suggest that the redistricting might motivate a lot of families to move.
Here's what you need to know these changes and how they might impact your family.
Before we get into the reasons behind the changes, here are the main details of what those changes are.
75 home schools will have changes