Concrete Roses STEM Academy (CRSA) is the first and only K-12 STEM charter school in the Charlotte Mecklenburg area. We have a strategic focus on the underserved and economically challenged student populations. However, we are educating students from all social backgrounds. This is a wonderful opportunity to bring such a unique educational program to the progressive city of Charlotte, NC. CRSA will use a unique educational model designed by Dr. Cedric L. Stone. CRSA will utilize a STEM curriculum infused in a business environment with a major emphasis on customer service. Our STEM curriculum will prove to be challenging and rewarding as we prepare students for fruitful careers in the fields of sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics in the 21st Century. In addition, students will be thoroughly prepared to compete for admissions, scholarships and fellowships, and excel academically at the most elite colleges and universities. CRSA will also focus on character development, social skills and mannerism. Our students at Concrete Roses STEM Academy will receive a quality education infused.