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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600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
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PH: (980) 343-6270
FAX: (980) 343-7135
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 139,972 students
yellow arrow 175 schools
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District superintendent:
Dr. Peter C. Gorman

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Recent Reviews

Cotswold Elementary

Very disappointed, my child has been here since Kindergarten. Until we hit third grade ...

Posted 4 days ago

Rama Road Elementary

At Rama Road, we have amazing teachers and well-behaved students who love to learn at o...

Posted 4 days ago

Nathaniel Alexander Elementary

This school needs to be revamped from the top down. Adminstration and staff need to be ...

Posted 7 days ago

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