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15340 Smith Road
Charlotte, NC 28273
Courier #: 590
P: 980-344-1000  |  F: 980-343-1836 
Principal: Kimberly C. Odom
LC: South Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Grades: K-5
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School Leadership Team


Welcome to the River Gate Elementary S.L.T. Page

2015-2016 SLT Officers

PrincipalKim Odom
Chair  Michael Baxley
Principal Intern, Co-ChairPazley Leone
Recorder                                                  Sharymar Huntley
Time KeeperJen Catoe
Teacher Representatives

Lilia Lawson

Francine Tortorello

Cheri Adams

Laura Mayle

Whitney Godfrey

Brandie Harris

Melissa Carpenter

Cheryl Moran


Parent Representatives


Jen Catoe

Marlo Michaels

Dawn Mace

Ashley Wyatt

Rene Walker

Cherita Brown

Starlin Jones

Brittany Simmons

Raymond Musser

Wendy Hernandez​

The SLT meetings are held every 1stTuesday of the Month at 5:30PM in the Media Center. SLT Meeting Dates are as follows:

9/8/15 - 10/6/15 - 11/3/15 - 12/1/15 - 1/5/16 - 2/2/16 - 3/1/16 - 4/5/16 - 5/3/16 - 6/7/16

If you have a concern that you would like to share with SLT, please contact the chairperson, Casey Ellis at  Please refer to the SLT mission statement and functions before emailing your concerns.

School Leadership Team Information

SLT By Laws

SLT Mission Statement

Meeting Minutes

October 2015 

November 2015

December 2015

January 2016

February 2016

March 2016

April 2016

Board of Education Superintendent Calendars/Schedules School Safety