As a North Carolina Public School (funded in large part by tax dollars), ArtSpace Charter School (ACS) is not under the jurisdiction of Asheville City or Buncombe County School Districts, but is governed by a nonprofit corporation.
Our parent corporation is Partnership for Art at the Core of Education, Inc. (P.A.C.E., Inc), a 501(c)3 and ACS is governed by the P.A.C.E., Inc. Board of Directors. The Executive Director of ACS is hired by and directly reports to the Board of Directors.
According to P.A.C.E., Inc. by-laws, Board terms are three years, with a possible extension by majority vote of up to two additional years. Executive Officer terms are one year in length. Elections are held at the annual meeting held in June, and terms are one year in length, from July 1 – June 30.
Meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:00pm and are open to the public.