SMHS Mission Statement
South Mecklenburg High School fosters growth through a rigorous course of study and provides opportunities for developing leadership, character, and citizenship that prepare students for success in a competitive world. The South Mecklenburg High School learning community teaches students to be successful lifelong learners, leaders and active participants in a highly competitive world.
South Mecklenburg High School, a culturally diverse educational community, is characterized by mutual trust, respect, and appreciation of the individual. Teaching and learning occur in an atmosphere of collegiality and support. Student growth is the highest priority. Faculty utilizes data to inform the best teaching practices and to monitor progress through outcomes. To explore interests and develop talents, students experience rich, relevant opportunities that allow for positive interaction, service, and leadership in school and community. Students graduate prepared for success in a global society.
Dr. Maureen C. Furr
South Mecklenburg High School is located in the South Learning Community