Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Know your school choice options in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

In the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District (CMS) students are assigned to a school based on where they live. They may also apply to attend a magnet school in the district.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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701 East 2nd St
Charlotte, NC 28202
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PH: (980) 343-3000
FAX: (980) 343-7135
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 139,972 students
yellow arrow 176 schools
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District superintendent:
Dr. Peter C. Gorman

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Recent Reviews

Independence High

Great school! My oldest son graduated in 2005 and my youngest son will graduate in 2015...

Posted 2 days ago

Independence High

Independence is a great comprehensive high school that meets or exceeds growth each yea...

Posted 4 days ago

Independence High

My son attended Butler for 2 years and then was re-assigned to Independence. What a bl...

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