Who We Are

A project of WakeUP Wake County, Great Schools in Wake Coalition (GSIW) is a community coalition of organizations, business leaders, parents and citizen advocates who are working to ensure educational excellence in the Wake County Public School System.  GSIW’s mission is to provide accurate information to educate the public about policy initiatives that would impact the quality of education, foster well-informed discussions about critical education issues, and advocate for policies that improve public education in Wake County.

What’s New?

PUBLIC SCHOOLS FIRST NC TO HOST WEBINAR – AUGUST 21, 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Register for Public Education Impact: The NC Legislature’s Short Session today!
 
YOUR INPUT IS CRITICAL!
WCPSS has released it’s Student Enrollment Proposal for 2015 and beyond. With the passage of the 2013 bond and new schools being built, assignment changes must be made to fill those schools. WCPSS welcomes public comments as the School Board and staff shape this proposal into a full-fledged plan. Please take the time to visit the website to learn more and weigh in. And please share this with your friends!  
 
IMPORTANT – CHANGES TO TRADITIONAL CALENDAR BUS TRANSPORTATION
Some stops are changing.  Visit the WCPSS website to learn more!
 
READ THE LATEST EDITION OF OUR NEWSLETTER & SUBSCRIBE
July 19, 2014 issue
 
NEW STATE BUDGET LEAVES WAKE COUNTY SCHOOLS WITH $12.6 MILLION SHORTFALL
Find out why!
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 4:00 to  5:30 PM
Board Work Session
Link to the agenda
 
 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 5:30 PM
Board Meeting
Link to the agenda  
 
Guidelines for Speaking at Board Meetings 
 
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