Becky Loydâs’ eighth-grade science class meets in an innovation room in the new middle school building at East Wake Academy in Zebulon, N.C. on Jan. 14, 2016. The State Board of Education on Feb. 4 approved East Wake’s request for a 40-percent expansion in enrollment to 1,600 students for the 2016-17 school year.
Becky Loydâs’ eighth-grade science class meets in an innovation room in the new middle school building at East Wake Academy in Zebulon, N.C. on Jan. 14, 2016. The State Board of Education on Feb. 4 approved East Wake’s request for a 40-percent expansion in enrollment to 1,600 students for the 2016-17 school year. Aaron Moody amoody@newsobserver.com
Becky Loydâs’ eighth-grade science class meets in an innovation room in the new middle school building at East Wake Academy in Zebulon, N.C. on Jan. 14, 2016. The State Board of Education on Feb. 4 approved East Wake’s request for a 40-percent expansion in enrollment to 1,600 students for the 2016-17 school year. Aaron Moody amoody@newsobserver.com
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