The Lab Way
Who We Are
The Charlotte Lab School is a North Carolina tuition-free public charter school that opened in the Fall of 2015 in Uptown Charlotte. The Lab School currently serves 500 students in grades K-6 and is growing to ultimately serve approximately 600 students in grades K-8. In May 2014, the Lab School was named a "Breakthrough Model" for innovation through the Next Generation Learning Challenge. To learn more, visit our FAQs page.
Charlotte Lab School admits students through an open lottery system. Applications for the 2018-2019 school year will be available in early January. For a complete overview, you may review our Charlotte Lab School NC Public Charter School application.