Nick Mazzeo, 17, of Fuquay-Varina, works in the welding lab at the Vernon Malone College and Career Academy in Raleigh on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. Wake County school board members admit they made a mistake when they only opened the new Vernon Malone College and Career Academy with Grades 10 to 12, resulting in the school only having 130 out the 420 it could have had this year. Now the school board will likely add ninth grade to the school.
Nick Mazzeo, 17, of Fuquay-Varina, works in the welding lab at the Vernon Malone College and Career Academy in Raleigh on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. Wake County school board members admit they made a mistake when they only opened the new Vernon Malone College and Career Academy with Grades 10 to 12, resulting in the school only having 130 out the 420 it could have had this year. Now the school board will likely add ninth grade to the school. cliddy@newsobserver.com
Nick Mazzeo, 17, of Fuquay-Varina, works in the welding lab at the Vernon Malone College and Career Academy in Raleigh on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. Wake County school board members admit they made a mistake when they only opened the new Vernon Malone College and Career Academy with Grades 10 to 12, resulting in the school only having 130 out the 420 it could have had this year. Now the school board will likely add ninth grade to the school. cliddy@newsobserver.com

New Wake County technical high school short on students

September 21, 2014 04:15 PM