• Charlotte-Mecklenburg high schools modify dismissal after testing software issues

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    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools announced all CMS high schools will dismiss students at 1 p.m. Friday. 

    The modified dismissal is because of technical issues caused by testing software across North Carolina.

    Officials said some high schools experienced delays in exam start times Friday morning, but reported the issues were resolved by the North Carolina Department of Instruction. 


    CMS STATEMENT:

    All CMS High Schools To Dismiss Students at 1:00 pm on Friday, January 18

    CMS high schools will dismiss students at 1:00 pm on Friday, January 18. CMS Transportation has arranged for pick-up time adjustments from CMS high schools as necessary. These delays were caused by technical issues across North Carolina with testing software. Some high schools experienced a delay in exam testing start times this morning. These issues were resolved quickly by the North Carolina Department of Instruction (NCDPI). CMS appreciates the understanding of all CMS students, families and staff to allow time for all students to do their best on exams today.


    CMS said CMS transportation will be arranged for the adjusted dismissal time. 

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