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School leader:  Nancy S. Dillon, Ed. Spec.
8601 McAlpine Park Drive
Charlotte, NC 28211

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(704) 295-0137
(704) 295-0156
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Best known for
"Naturally diverse student population and our Paideia methodology."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Humanities
  • Arts
    None, Choir / Chorus, Creative writing, Poetry, Design...
  • World languages
    French, Spanish
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46 reviews

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · June 10, 2016
Great environment for students, solid education, and excellent teachers. The past 3 years have been wonderful, now looking forward to High School at CSS!

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Submitted by a parent · April 26, 2015
The idea of Charlotte Secondary school is a good one. The Padeia system seems like a wonderful idea. Unfortunately it is not being used by all of the staff. Some teachers are very hands on in class and the kids do most of their work in class. Some... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 28, 2014
We have had 4 children attending Charlotte Secondary for 5 years now. The very best thing about the school is its size. During those difficult middle school years, CSS offers individualized attention and small peer groups. Bullying is virtually... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 29, 2014
Charlotte secondary has been nothing but accommodating! Both of my children have went there for 3 years... Teachers are like family and my kids are thriving in every way. My kids are very different but have both fit in just perfectly at CSS...... more

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About this school

Charlotte Secondary School is a public charter school that opened in 2007 serving students in grades 6-12. We are a diverse middle and high school community that uses Paideia principles and individual tailored learning opportunities to empower all students to reach their full potential.

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Last modified: September 7, 2016
Last modified Charlotte Secondary School is a Charter school that serves grades 6-11. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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