Hornets Nest
6700 Beatties Ford Road
Charlotte, NC 28216
Courier #: 416
P: 980-343-6110  |  F: 980-343-6148 
Principal: Susan Wilson
LC: Northwest
Bell Schedule: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Grades: PreK-5
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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.

 School Leadership Team Members

Committee Position


Email Address

Date Elected

--PrincipalSusan Wilsonsusan.wilson@cms.k12.nc.us1/2017
Assistant Principal  (SLT Chair)Laney Edwardslaney.edwards@cms.k12.nc.us8/2016
Dean of StudentsDominique Perkinsdominique.perkins@cms.k12.nc.us8/2017
Dean of StudentsMichelle Fox- Masseymichelle.fox@cms.k12.nc.us8/2016
3rd Grade - MemberAshley Alexanderashleyn.alexander@cms.k12.nc.us8/2018
MemberAsaliza Boydasaliza1.sakil@cms.k12.nc.us8/2018
Member (Parent)Sarah Clarksarah.hornetsnestpta@gmail.com8/2018
4th Grade - MemberBrooke Davenportbrooked.davenport@cms.k12.nc.us8/2017
2nd Grade - MemberSuter Johnsonsuterd.johnson@cms.k12.nc.us8/2017
CounselorBrittany Jones-Paigebrittanyw.jones@cms.k12.nc.us8/2017
5th Grade - MemberChante Robertschante.roberts@cms.k12.nc.us8/2017
Member (Parent)Jossalyn Wilsonjossalyn1.wilson@cms.k12.nc.us8/2018
ESL (Member)Annette Byrumannette.evans@cms.k12.nc.us10/2018
1st Grade - MemberBradley Booherbradley.booher@cms.k12.nc.us10/2018
Pre-K - Member Terri Ann Knightterri-ann.bautista@cms.k12.nc.us10/2018
Kindergarten - MemberTracy Tarantinotracya.tarantino@cms.k12.nc.us10/2018
Technology Associate - MemberBarbara Outingbarbara.outing@cms.k12.nc.us10/2018
Facilitator - MemberJennifer Foskeyjenniferf.foskey@cms.k12.nc.us10/2018
Facilitator - MemberLynn O'Shieldsteresab.oshields@cms.k12.nc.us10/2018
Social Worker - MemberRose Smithrosem.smith@cms.k12.nc.us10/2016
Connect Team (Art Teacher), MemberMonica Hackettm.hackett@cms.k12.nc.us8/2018
5th Grade - MemberTasheika Solomontasheikat.solomon@cms.k12.nc.us8/2018


School Leadership Team Meeting Minutes (PDF's Only)

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