Elementary School
204 Lowry Street
Pineville, NC 28134
Courier #: 500
P: 980-343-3920  |  F: 980-343-3925 
Principal: Earl French
LC: Southwest
Bell Schedule: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Grades: K-5
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School Leadership Team
School Leadership Team (SLT)
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​Name​Email Address
Assistant PrincipalKate Clarke
Brittany Stedman
Exceptional ChildrenLaShez Morrison
English LearnerDeborah 
Special AreaIan Ray
KindergartenMary Adams
First Grade
Jennifer Cieslak
Second GradeMackenzie Helmick
Third GradeBreanna Thomas
Fourth GradeDagny Denten
Fifth GradeAnn Leck 
Parent RepresentativeElizabeth
Community Partner
Pastor Tom Stinson-Wesley
​Community Partner
Pastor ​Dusty Phillips
​Community Partner
​Laura Maxim
​Community Partner​Jane

School Leadership Team Meeting Schedule
LOCATION: (Zoom Meetings)

September 23rd
5:00 PM
October 28th
4:30 PM
November 18th
5:00 PM
December 16th
4:30 PM
January 13th5:00 PM
February 10th5:00 PM
March 17th
5:00 PM
April 21st
5:00 PM

  • To access our School Improvement Plan, visit  and use GuestS16814 as the username and password. Guest Access will allow stakeholders to review the School Improvement Plan, School Leadership Team members (with date of election), Agendas, and Meeting Minutes. Once inside the platform, please select the second tab, labeled “Reports/ Wise Ways/ Indicators & Rubrics.” Then select “Comprehensive Report,” located in the Student Success Indicators box.

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