Board of Directors

Karla Hall, President

Scot Conklin, Vice President

Jay Hawkins, Treasurer

Michael Picarelli, Secretary

Erina Byers, TCFA Board Rep.

Tony Wilkins, Board Member

Cindie Swindlehurst, Board Member

The board of directors is seeking applications for parents to serve on board committees. There are currently openings in Governance, Finance, High School Planning and also the SIT (School Improvement Team). If any parent is interested in serving on these committees please complete the below application & email Karla Hall at

2017 Board Committee Application Revised2



CCA-CFA 2017-2018 Board of Directors Calendar 

In accordance with state statutes and directives from the SBE/DPI and OCS The Board of Directors of Cornerstone Charter Academy­ A Challenge Foundation Academy shall hold a least 8 monthly meetings. The calendar of our meetings for the 2017-­2018 school year is listed below. It is subject to change with public notice. The Board may also hold special meetings with 48 hours’ notice. Board Meetings are subject to open meeting laws of the state of NC and are open to the public unless meeting the guidelines for executive session.

The regular meetings of the Board of Directors will be held on Thursdays at 4pm at the 7800 Airport Center Drive Campus unless otherwise posted.

July 20, 2017
Regular Meeting, 3:00 PM in the Library
August 10, 2017
Regular Meeting, 3:00 PM in the Library
September 21, 2017
Regular Meeting, 4:00 PM in the Library
October 19, 2017
Regular Meeting, 4:00 PM in the Library
Possible Cardinal Community Meeting to follow
November 16, 2017
Regular Meeting, 4:00 PM in the Library
December 14, 2017
No Regular Meeting
Work Session, 12:00 PM, 1st Floor Board Conference Room
January 11, 2017
Regular Meeting, 4:00 PM in the Library
February 15, 2017
Regular Meeting, 4:00 PM in the Library
March 22, 2017
Regular Meeting, 4:00 PM in the Library
Possible Cardinal Community Meeting to follow
April 26, 2017
Regular Meeting, 4:00 PM in the Library
May 17, 2017
Regular Meeting, 4:00 PM in the Library
June 14, 2017
Annual Meeting, Time & Room TBD

Board Information

NEW Board Committee called School Development Committee and we are looking for a few members.  Come by the front office for applications.

2017 Board Committee Application Revised2

Board Agendas 

2017_09_21 Board Meeting Agenda

20170720 Board Agenda 2

2017_06_15 Board Meeting Proposed Agenda

2017_05_17Board Meeting Proposed Agenda

Agenda 20170420

2017_03_23 Board Meeting Proposed Agenda – Google Docs

2017_02_16 Board Meeting Proposed Revised Agenda – Google Docs

02/17/2016 Proposed Agenda & Documents

2016 November 17 Proposed Agenda

BOD Proposed Agenda 10.27.16

2016_September 15 Proposed Agenda – Revised

2016_08_18 Proposed Agenda_ (1)

2016_06_16 Revised Agenda_ (6)

(1)2016_05_17 Proposed Agenda_

2016_04_19 Proposed Agenda (1)

2016_03_15 Proposed Agenda (1)

2016_02_16 Proposed Agenda revised

2016_01_19 Proposed Agenda

2015_12_15 Proposed Agenda

2015_11_17 Proposed Agenda

2015_10_27 Proposed Agenda

2015_10_14 Proposed Agenda Special

2015_09_25Proposed Agenda_special session

2015_09_15 Proposed Agenda (1)

2015_08_03 Proposed Agenda_special session

June 30 Proposed Agenda

Board Minutes

2017_06_15 Proposed Meeting Minutes – Pending Approval

2017_05_17 Approved Meeting Minutes

2017_04_20 Approved Town Hall Minutes

2017_04_20 Approved Meeting Minutes

2017_03_23 Approved Meeting Minutes

2017_03_02 Approved Meeting Minutes

2017_01_26 Approved Meeting Minutes

2016_12_15 Approved Meeting Minutes

2016_11_17 Approved Meeting Minutes (1)

2016_10_27 Approved Town Hall Minutes

2016_10_27 Approved Meeting Minutes

2016_10_12 Approved Special Meeting Minutes

2016_10_03 Approved Special Meeting Minutes

2016_09_15 Approved Meeting Minutes

2016_08_06 Approved Board Retreat Minutes

2016_07_29 Approved Special Meeting Minutes

2016_07_21 Approved Meeting Minutes

2016_06_30 Approved Special Meeting Minutes

2016_06_16 Approved Annual Meeting Minutes

2016_05_17 Approved Meeting Minutes

2016_04_20 Approved Strategic Planning Minutes

2016_04_19 Approved Meeting Minutes

March 15, 2016

February 29, 2016

February 22, 2016

February 11, 2016

January 28, 2016

January 19, 2016

January 4, 2016

2015_12_07Board Proposed Meeting Minutes Approved (1)

2015_12_15 Meeting Minutes_approved

November 9, 2015

October 30, 2015

October 27, 2015 Town Hall Meeting

October 27, 2015

October 14, 2015

September 15, 2015

August 26, 2015

August 13, 2015

July 6, 2015

June 30, 2015

Board Materials

Materials for July 20, 2017 Meeting

Materials for May 17 Meeting

2017_03_23 Board Meeting Proposed Agenda – Google Docs (1)

2017 Enrollment Policy_Draft

2017 Enrollment Policy_Approved

201701 Finance Minutes

201702 Surplus andCAsh

201702L5 Operating Budget

AcademicAccountabilityFebruary152017 Approved

AcademicAccountabilityMarch152017 Draft minutes (1)

Math Change Cover Letter

CCA Charter Application Math Change redline

CCA Charter Application Math Change Final

Proposed Governance Minutes 2017.02.08

Proposed Governance Minutes 2017.03.08

Financial Reports

August 31 Surplus

August Budget Report

Condensed August Budget

Vendor Payments for August

Past Board Items

We will keep Board meeting documents on the website for up to 2 years.  Copies of the Board meeting minutes & documents are kept at the school.  Please contact the main office if you would like to view these documents.