The Apprentice Academy HS of NC (AAHSNC) Board of Directors derives its authority from NC Statute 115C-218.15. "The board of directors of the charter school shall decide matters related to the operation of the school, including budgeting, curriculum, and operating procedures." This statute provides for the establishment of AAHSNC as an independent public school linked to the NC Department of Public Instruction. The governance structure of the AAHSNC board consists of a Board Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary and Treasurer. The remaining board members have committee leadership responsibilities based upon their areas of expertise. The school's principal is a non-voting member of the board.
Governance functions and duties of the board include, but are not limited to: 1.Lead AAHSNC by establishing organizational policies that focus on results that will accomplish the school's mission. 2.Accept the collective responsibility of governing by using all of its members expertise and provide advice to the principal in those areas. 3.Regularly monitor and discuss the board's process and performance for continuous improvement. 4.Always know the status of meeting the board's goals to including having a strategy for meeting them. 5.Seek input from all stakeholders including staff, students, parents and other community stakeholders. 6.The board's decision making process will focus on productivity and success that leads to improved student learning. 7.All decisions will be by a majority vote with the expectation that said decisions will be supported by all members of the board.
Decisions of the board are to be executed by the school's principal.
All Board meetings are open to the public. To view meeting dates and minutes click HERE
In compliance with Federal Law, Apprentice Academy of North Carolina in all education programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age, or disability. Inquiries regarding compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs or activities, may be referred to the school's Title IX Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or to the Office for Civil Rights, United States Department of Education.
Apprentice Academy is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code