10501 Windy Grove Road
Charlotte, NC 28278
Courier #: 319
P: 980-343-6100  |  F: 980-343-6146 
Principal: Cara Heath
LC: Northwest
Bell Schedule: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Grades: PreK-8
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School Leadership Team

Members of the School Leadership Team (SLT) are directly involved in the development and monitoring of the School Improvement Plan, and as appropriate, some of the day-to-day operations of the school.

The School Leadership Team:

  • Facilitates the development of the School Improvement Plan.
  • Uses data as the driving force to create programmatic instructional change.
  • Monitors, assesses, and amends the School Improvement Plan, as needed.
  • Advances policies and procedures that enhance achievement and meet educational, safety and parent involvement goals.
  • Facilitates communication within the Professional Learning Community.
  • Builds the capacity of the school to address parent and staff concerns.
Committee PositionNameEmail AddressDate Elected
SLT Chairperson
Janelle Manning
janelle1.manning@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
PrincipalCara Heathc.heath@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Assistant PrincipalKaren Reid
Karen.Reid@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Teacher Representative (PK/K)Gayle Dodson
gaylel.dodson@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Teacher Representative (1st)Lisa Brentzel
lisam.barretto@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Teacher Representative (2nd)Kaie Long
kathleenm.long@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Teacher Representative (3rd)Linsey McConnell
linseya.mcconnell@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Teacher Representative (4th)Kristi CaldwellKristil.cladwell@cms.k12.nc.us9/4/19
Teacher Representative (5th)Temeka Truesdale
 temeka.truesdale@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Teacher Representative (6th)Julie Dougherty
juliea.dougherty@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Teacher Representative (7th)Jesscia Thorn
jessicah.thorn@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Teacher Representative (8th)Pamela Goines
kimberlyd.mccuen@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
Encore RepresentativeNorma Raynor
normaj.raynor@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
EC/ESL Representative Annastasia Ryskamp
Margaret.jaus@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
​Intervention Specialist
​Tina Brandalik
tinam.brandalik@cms.k12.nc.us
​9/4/19
​School Counselor
​Melanie Bell
melaniea.bell@cms.k12.nc.us
​99/4/19
Support Staff Representative
​Felicia Harris
feliciac.harris@cms.k12.nc.us
9/4/19
​Parent Representative
​Sonia Gonzalez
sonia.gonzalez@cms.k12.nc.us
​9/4/19

School Leadership Team Meeting Schedule

10501 Windy Grove Road. Charlotte, NC 28278, Media Center
1st Wednesday of every month at 3:30 p.m.

Date
Time
September 4, 2019
3:30 p.m.
October 2, 2019
3:30 p.m.
November 6, 2019
3:30 p.m.
December 4, 2019
3:30 p.m.
January 8, 2020
3:30 p.m.
February 5, 2020
3:30 p.m.
March 4,  2020
3:30 p.m.
April 1, 2020
3:30 p.m.
May 6, 2020
3:30 p.m.


School Leadership Team Meeting Minutes


October SLT Minutes.pdf

November SLT Minutes.pdf

December SLT Minutes.pdf

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P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
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