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BOE to Hold Public Hearing

BOE to Hold Public Hearing 01/23/2020
 
The Cabarrus County Board of Education will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, Feb. 3rd at 7 p.m. regarding overcrowding at Cox Mill Elementary School and Student Realignment Plan that modifies the student attendance boundaries for Cox Mill Elementary, W.R. Odell Primary, W.R. Odell Elementary Schools.
 
The Public Hearing will be held at the Education Center, 4401 Old Airport Road in Concord. Persons wishing to address the Board of Education about the student realignment may register to speak in one of the following ways:
  • Email: melinda.abbott@cabarrus.k12.nc.us by 5 p.m. on Friday, January 31, 2020
  • Sign up in person prior to 6:45 p.m. on Monday, February 3, 2020
  • Due to the time allotted for the meeting, the board may choose to limit participation in the public hearing to the first twenty-five speakers who sign up.
 
Each individual speaker may address the Board for three minutes and individuals speaking on behalf of a group may speak for five minutes. Groups must select one speaker to represent them. Speakers may address the board only one time, in one capacity.  
 
Areas under consideration for the Elementary School realignment would go into effect for the 2020-2021 school year. Below is a description of the “Option 2” areas and proposed school assignment change:
 
 
Planning
Block(s)
Neighborhood(s)/
Geographic Area(s)
Proposed New
School Assignment
Planning Blocks 69, 70, 71
(West side of Harris Road)
Skybrook Subdivision, Cascades @ Skybrook Townhomes, and Skybrook Apartments
Move from Cox Mill Elementary to W R Odell Primary/Elementary
 
Planning Block 468
(East side of Harris Road)
Edison Square Townhomes
Move from Cox Mill Elementary to W R Odell Primary/Elementary
Planning Blocks 76 and 464
(Properties accessed from the south side of Poplar Tent Rd from Harris Rd to Cox Mill Rd)
 
Northchase Subdivision and properties accessed from Poplar Tent Rd, Moss Dr, Papa Pl, Dewitt Rd, and Sybbie St
Move from Cox Mill Elementary to W R Odell Primary/Elementary
 
Planning Block 83
(South side of Poplar Tent Rd from Cox Mill Rd to Derita Rd)
 
 
 
Beech Bluff Subdivision
And properties accessed from Poplar Tent Rd
Move from Cox Mill Elementary to W R Odell Primary/Elementary
 
Planning Blocks 37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 47, 51, 56, 57, 58
Northwest area of county. Mooresville Rd from the northern county line to Davidson Rd (Block 11100-12200). Davidson Road from the western county line to Mooresville Rd (Block 4300 -5599). Northern portion of Odell School Rd from Shiloh Church Rd to Mooresville Rd (Block 4600-5335), and the east side of Odell School Road  (includes River Ridge, Hamilton Crest, Windy Ridge, Robins Nest, Sugar Hill and Windy Ridge); the upper part of Odell School Road and Windy Road
Move from W R Odell Primary/Elementary Schools to Charles E Boger Elementary School
 
An interactive map of the above described area can be found at https://www.cabarrus.k12.nc.us/realignment
 
 
 
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