August 24, 2020

Completed & In-Process Grant Opportunities for 2020-21

The ISD routinely seeks out, evaluates and applies for grant funds to assist our efforts at Southside-Ashpole Elementary. Below is a list of grants currently in-process and others...

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July 25, 2020

Remote Learning Will be Used to Begin 2020-21 School Year at SAES

Like many school districts across the state, the NC Innovative School District considered many factors in determining the best way to move forward in starting the 2020-21 school ye...

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July 10, 2020

North Carolina’s Guide for Reopening K-12 Public Schools

Lighting Our Way Forward The North Carolina State Board of Education (SBE) and Department of Public Instruction (DPI), in consultation and response to guidelines issued by the Nort...

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March 12, 2020

Letter to Parents and Families Regarding COVID-19

March 11, 2020 Dear Parents and Families, The North Carolina Innovative School District (ISD) continues to monitor the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19). As of March 10, 2020, t...

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December 13, 2019

Southside-Ashpole Elementary is awarded over $132K in School Safety Grant Funds

The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction’s Center for Safer Schools has approved the Innovative School District’s (ISD) application for funding under the FY 2019 NC Scho...

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August 15, 2019

Stakeholder/Community Survey – Rowland, NC

If you are a stakeholder (parent, guardian, staff member, student, community member) of Southside-Ashpole Elementary School in Rowland, NC, please take the time to complete this an...

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June 17, 2019

Southside Ashpole Elementary concludes its first year under the ISD with testing, graduations, and awards

The week of June 10-14, 2019 marked the final week of school for the students at Southside Ashpole Elementary (the first school transferred into the Innovative School District) and...

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May 9, 2019

Teacher & Staff Appreciation Day at Southside Ashpole Elementary

As part of the 2019 National Teacher Appreciation Week, on Wednesday, May 8th, the Innovative School District (ISD) Superintendent LaTeesa Allen and the entire ISD team spent the d...

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January 8, 2019

Making a Difference at Southside Ashpole Elementary! (Watch the videos)

Below are two videos that highlight what’s going on at the Innovative School District’s (ISD) inaugural school, Southside Ashpole Elementary in Rowland, NC. In the first video, you...

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September 20, 2018

Seeking School Operators for the 2019-20 School Year – Notice of Intent to Apply

Seeking School Operators for the 2019-20 School Year Notice of Intent to Apply The North Carolina Innovative School District (ISD) is seeking proven* and credible* applicants to pa...

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