Universities and high schools are readying high-tech ways to curb the spread of Covid-19



Universities and high schools are readying high-tech ways to curb the spread of Covid-19

Article from CNN BusinessBy Samantha Murphy Kelly (CNN Business)When students at Queen’s Grant High School in Matthews, North Carolina, return to class in late August, they’ll notice a purple glow emanating from the vents as they walk down thehallway. The charter school has installed UV lights into its HVAC systems as part of an effort to […]

Queen’s Grant High School Senior Earns High School Diploma and College Degree



Queen’s Grant High School Senior Earns High School Diploma and College Degree

Article from Mint Hill TimesBy reporter Ed Berti MINT HILL, NC – Queen’s Grant High School offers an opportunity for students to obtain their high school diploma and take college-level courses to earn credit toward a degree. The dual enrollment program is free for students, however, the student’s family is responsible for paying all student fees. Photo: Emily […]

Queen’s Grant High school installs ultraviolet light system to keep students safe



Queen’s Grant High school installs ultraviolet light system to keep students safe

Article from WCNC NewsBy author Lana Harris MATTHEWS, N.C. — Although the new school year is months away, plans are in the works right now to make sure the coronavirus doesn’t interrupt the classroom again. When students return to Queen’s Grant High School in Matthews, it’ll feel a lot different. “We’re really excited to get back, […]

Researchers shine light on tech to kill virus as schools explore options to keep students safe



Researchers shine light on tech to kill virus as schools explore options to keep students safe

Source: WSOC-TVBy: Elsa Gillis In a dark, empty classroom at Queen’s Grant High School, a faint blue hue can be seen through the vent. “We’ve installed germicidal UV lighting in each of our HVAC systems,” Christine Amaral, the school’s CFO told Channel 9. It’s one of many things the high school in Matthews is doing to […]

Staying Connected While Being Socially Isolated



Staying Connected While Being Socially Isolated

Article from WCNC NewsBy author Savannah Levins CHARLOTTE, N.C. — If you’re stuck at home and going a little stir crazy, fear not. There are ways you can stay connected with your friends — virtually. For example, a new google chrome extension called “Netflix party” allows friends to watch shows together, in sync – with a […]

Jeremiah Murphy, Queen’s Grant Stallions joins 1000 point club!



Jeremiah Murphy, Queen’s Grant Stallions joins 1000 point club!

Article from Mint Hill TimesBy reporter Ed Berti The senior power and shooting forward for the Queen’s Grant Stallions reached a career milestone when he scored his 1000th career point in the first period of Friday nights win over the Lions from Langtree Charter Academy. Murphy was selected last season to the PAC-7 All-Conference team and is clearly […]