What is EMPOWER?

  • EMPOWER (Expanding Magnet Program Options, Widening Educational Reach) is Cabarrus County's second I3 grant. There are 4 goals to EMPOWER

    1) Promote Magnet School expansion and pipelines

    2) Continuously deliver Professional Development to staff

    3) Provide students with additional socio-emotional, academic, and non-cognitive supports

    4) Increase parent engagement


    EMPOWER SCHOOLS 2018-2019


    Winecoff (Dual Language Immersion-Spanish/STEM) 

    W M Irvin (Dual Language Immersion-Spanish/IB)

    Royal Oaks Elementary School (Arts)

    Wolf Meadow Elementary School (Dual Language Immersion-Spanish)

    Weddington Hills Elementary School (Dual Language Immersion-Spanish)

    Harrisburg Elementary School (Dual Language Immersion-Mandarin)



    Winkler (IB)

    Concord (IB)

    J N Fries (STEM)

    CC Griffin (STEM)

    Northwest Cabarrus (STEM)


    Northwest Cabarrus (STEM)




    For more information please contact Ashley SaNogueira (EMPOWER Coordinator) at ashley.sanogueira@cabarrus.k12.nc.us


    Check out our Fall newsletter

    Fall 2017 newsletter

    January Newsletter

    Year 1 Recap



  • Carlyn Joseph

    Schools served:

    Winecoff, Irvin, and Concord Middle



    Crystal Brunson

    Schools Served:

    CC Griffin, Winkler, Harrisburg, Wolf Meadow, Weddington Hills



    Leslie Dianetti

    Schools Served:

    Northwest Cabarrus Middle, Northwest Cabarrus High, Royal Oaks Elementary



Last Modified on November 28, 2018