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Levine Middle College
High School
2728 Campus Ridge Rd
Matthews, NC 28105
Courier #: 443
P: 980-343-9437  |  F: 980-343-2432 
Principal: Joey Burch
LC: L.E.A.D. Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 9:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Grades: 11-12
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Admissions 2018 2019

1st Lottery is now over.  Please see Lottery Key Dates for information on when you will receive acceptance letters.

New student information presentation

Lottery Key Dates

2018 2019 School Calendar

Entrance Requirements


  • ​Must have an un-weighted GPA of 2.5 or higher OR submit a letter of recommendation from a member of the faculty of the student's current high school.
  • Must be a rising 11th or 12th grader and a resident of Mecklenburg County.
  • Incoming 11th grade students will have completed the following courses:  NC Math I (Algebra I), NC Math II (Geometry)​​​​, English I, English II, Biology, World History, Civics and Economics and Health/PE.
  • Incoming 12th grade students will have completed the following:  10th grade requirements listed above and English III.
  • Qualifying test scores on the PLAN and/or PreAct, ACT, PSAT, SAT and or CPCC Placement Tests.

 PSAT tests were taken by current 10th grade students 10/11/2016.  How to obtain your scores.

2nd LOTTERY OPENS 01/12/2018

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​  ​​​​​Current CMS Students

​To be eligible, the following must be completed by February 19, 2018  at 10:00pm.  The following can be completed in any order with the exception of obtaining a CPCC ID# before taking the CPCC placement tests.  All links are provided in the instructions below.

C​​omplete​ the CMS Lottery Application.  You will need your CMS ID# and a PIN #.  PIN #'s can be obtained from your Student Assignment Notification Letter,  your school or you can c​​all us at 980-343-9437. 
2nd Lottery begins 01/12/2018 and ends 02/19/2018 at 10:00p​​​m
You must also apply to be a CPCC student and obtain a CPCC ID#.  This is necessary in order to complete the application and allows you to take the placement tests if needed. Detailed instructions are found on the CPCC website from the link below.  Please note that the instructions ask for some things that Middle College Students do NOT need to do. Those things are circled in a document found HERE.

Applicants are required to submit qualifying SAT, PSAT, PLAN, ACT, PRE-SAT, or CPCC placement Tests.  Qualifying scores can be from more than one test.  If you are taking the CPCC Placement test please visit the links below to practice, schedule and find retest information.  You must have a CPCC ID number and photo ID in order to take the CPCC Placement test.
Completed tests must be scanned and emailed to or fax to 980 343 2432.
Apply to the CMS Lottery

Lottery Key Dates​

Instructions on how to apply to CPCC for Middle College Students.

Qualifying Test Scores

CPCC Placement test information.​

​Fill out our information form linked below.  You will need your CPCC #, Test Scores, CMS # and all contact information.
​Congratulations!  You have completed all the steps.  
LMCHS  information form




Non CMS Student

​​You must complete the forms located on the link below.  Forms may be presented at any CMS school, Learning Community or to the Student Placement office.   The last day for new students to enroll and b​e eligible for Lottery 2 is February 5, 2018.

New student enrollment period for Phase II Options Lottery:  December 2, 2017– February 5, 2018 

​Submit your current high school transcript along with the test scores.  Scanned to or faxed to 980 343 2432
CMS Student Enrollment Forms​
​Key Dates
​Please see above and follow instructions for CMS Students​​

Additional Information for your consideration:

  • There is no CMS transportation to /from CMS Middle College High Schools.  Students can drive to school, be dropped off and picked up, or students can receive a free CATS Bus Pass from the school each month to provide their transportation to/from school.  Levine has limited CATS Transportation.  CATS arrives at Levine at approximately 8:10 and does not return to Levine until 4:30.
  • Middle College High Schools operate on a school calendar that is aligned to the CPCC academic calendar.  Our 2017-2018 academic calendar will not be posted until December but you can go to our school website and see our 2016-2017 calendar.  School usually begins the first week of August and ends the last week of May.  First semester ends in December.
  • Students take their remaining high school required courses for graduation from 11:20 a.m. until 4:20 p.m.  Students can take their CPCC classes at any time they are not taking a high school class.
  • Middle College High School students are only allowed to participate in athletics, cheerleading and marching band at their home school. 
  • 12th grade available seats will be determined by current 11th grade students not returning to Levine for 12th grade.  ​


Contact Information:

Levine Middle College High School:

2728 Campus Ridge Road, Matthews, NC 28105  (located on the CPCC Levine Campus)

Joey Burch, Principal, 980-343-9437


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