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EMPOWER Expanding Magnet Program Options, Widening Educational Reach


Expanding Magnet Program Options, Widening Educational Reach
Cabarrus County Schools' Second I3 Grant!

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EMPOWER Goals, Mission, & Vision


  • Promote Magnet School expansion and pipelines
  • Continuously deliver Professional Development to staff
  • Provide students with additional socio-emotional, academic, and non-cognitive supports
  • Increase parent engagement

EMPOWER Mission - To ensure EMPOWER scholars are provided equitable access and care using data-supported systems that foster their growth as conceptual learners.

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EMPOWER Vision - Access and service by intentional action!  


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During the academic year the EMPOWER team adds resources to its Canvas page for scholars, parents, and teachers weekly. Visit our page to access everything from SEL resources, to free webinars, and even Never Too Early materials!

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Quick Links

Curriculum & Instruction

Program Choice

Dr. Hancock's Recommended Book List  

Resources for Hispanic Heritage Month

NC Residency Determination

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

IB's Official Website

African-American History Month 2020


EMPOWER District Support Personnel

EMPOWER Support Specialist - Hannah Hartsfield
CCS Ed Center
EMPOWER Counselor - Yolanda Mack:
W.M. Irvin Elementary
Winecoff Elementary
Concord Middle
Harold E. Winkler Middle


EMPOWER Counselor – Andrea Price:
Weddington Hills Elementary
Wolf Meadow Elementary
C.C. Griffin Middle
J.N. Fries Middle
EMPOWERment Teacher -
Harrisburg Elementary
Royal Oaks Elementary
Northwest Cabarrus Middle
Northwest Cabarrus High



For more information, please contact
Reginald Jenkins,
EMPOWER Project Director

Reginald Jenkins

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