About Our Students
Our 2015/16 student recruitment process is complete, and we are excited to be able to share the profile of the Charlotte Lab School Founding Class. We are thrilled to have attracted so many committed families from all over Charlotte who represent the diversity of our city geographically, racially, and socioeconomically.
See attached map, which shows (with an orange dot) every family who is enrolled at our school for next year.
Diversity of our student body and faculty is critical to our model. In order to support our students' development of global awareness it is important for our students to get to know, work with, and learn alongside people who have different backgrounds and learning styles. Charlotte Lab School students will bring incredibly diverse academic backgrounds and personal experiences that will enrich our school community. Through our enrollment process, we have learned that:
You can find more demographic information, including students by grade level here.
While we are proud of the diversity we have achieved with our founding classes we believe that we still have more work to do in order to ensure that our school truly represents the diversity of our city and that a Charlotte Lab School education is open and accessible to all students and families. In this spirit, we are:
We strive to be a model for how powerful learning can be when a community brings together students from diverse backgrounds.