8040 Strawberry Lane
Charlotte, NC 28277
Courier #: 537
P: 980-343-3670  |  F: 980-343-3725 
Principal: Lisa Bailes
LC: Southwest
Bell Schedule: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Grades: 6-8
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Administrative Staff
 
Bailes, Lisa
Principal, Middle School
 
Wright, Tomica
Assistant Principal, Middle Sc
 
Samford, Carl
Dean of Students
 
Young, Kim
Dean of Students
 
Yarab, Christine
Secretary, Senior Administrati
 
Roberts, Alison
Secretary, Administrative
 
McKenzie, Carrie
Secretary
 
Salema, Irene
Secretary
Teachers
 
Baker, Sidney
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
8th Grade
 
Barger, Meagan
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
8th Grade
 
Barnhill, Brantley
Teacher, 7-12 Choral Music
Fine Arts Network, Electives
 
Bernier, Janice
Teacher, Middle Grades Languag
 
Binder, Sunny
Teacher, Theater Arts
Fine Arts Network, Electives
 
Booth, Brian
Teacher, Exceptional Children
8th Grade
 
Butler, Kathleen
Teacher, Secondary Dance
Electives
 
Carroll, Erin
Teacher, English Learner
 
Clarke, Elizabeth
Teacher, Middle Grades Languag
7th Grade
 
Cooke, Theodore
Teacher, 7-12 Art
Electives
 
Courtney, Susan
Teacher, Exceptional Children
7th Grade
 
Cummins, Erin
Teacher, Middle Grades Languag
6th Grade
 
Digavero, Jason
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
8th Grade
 
Eisner, Catherine
Teacher, Spanish
Electives
 
Elliott, Jessica
Teacher, Middle Grades Social
8th Grade
 
Florian, Dawn
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
6th Grade
 
George, Laura
Teacher, Middle Grades Languag
7th Grade
 
Getsinger, Norman
Teacher, Middle Grades Social
8th Grade
 
Gibbs, Nikita
Teacher, CTE Business Educatio
Electives
 
Glenn, Allison
Teacher, Middle Grades Languag
8th Grade
 
Gross, William
Teacher, Middle Grades Social
6th Grade
 
Hartter, Katherine
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
7th Grade
 
Hawkins, Kristin
Teacher, Language Arts - 6Th G
 
Hecht, Justin
Teacher, CTE Middle Grades Mat
Electives
 
Hurst, Courtney
Teacher, Middle Grades Languag
7th Grade
 
Ketover, Susie
Teacher, Exceptional Children
6th Grade
 
Kiger, Polly
Teacher, Science - 6Th Grade O
6th Grade
 
Kiker, Kailey
Teacher, CTE Technology Educat
Electives
 
Kissmann, Kristin
Teacher, Physical Education
Electives
 
Kite, Melissa
Teacher, Language Arts - 6Th G
6th Grade
 
Lagrange, Brett
Teacher, Middle Grades Science
6th Grade
 
Less, Julene
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
7th Grade
 
Marcus, Karen
Teacher, Middle Grades Science
8th Grade
 
Martin, Jennifer
Teacher, Middle Grades Science
8th Grade
 
Matusiak, Melissa
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
7th Grade
 
Namkoong, Ryan
Teacher, Strings/Orchestra
Electives
 
Palinkas, Leighanne
Teacher, Language Arts - 6Th G
6th Grade
 
Patterson, Tammy
Teacher, Middle Grades Languag
8th Grade
 
Pozzo, Giada
Teacher, Middle Grades Social
7th Grade
 
Ratliff, Carl
Teacher, 7-12 Band
Electives
 
Rich, Camille
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
6th Grade
 
Rickel, Alice
Teacher, Exceptional Children
7th Grade, 8th Grade
 
Rose, Justin
Teacher, Physical Education
SCMS Athletics, Electives
 
Seaman, Mary
Teacher, CTE Business Educatio
Electives
 
Smith, Kristan
Teacher, Middle Grades Science
7th Grade
 
Sprenger, Kathryn
Teacher, Math - 6Th Grade Only
6th Grade
 
Sturgis, Abigail
Teacher, Language Arts - 6Th G
6th Grade
 
Titus, Tricia
Teacher, Middle Grades Social
8th Grade
 
Virtanen, Kimberly
Teacher, Middle Grades Languag
7th Grade
 
Walker, Heather
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
7th Grade, Yearbook
 
Whitney, Shawn
Teacher, Middle Grades Social
7th Grade
 
Williams, Jonathan
Teacher, Middle Grades Languag
7th Grade
 
Wright, Mary
Teacher, Middle Grades Math
8th Grade
Support Staff
 
Ivey, Kimberly
Assistant, Exceptional Childre
 
Jones, Amanda
Counselor, Middle School
8th Grade
 
LeDonne, Russ
Counselor, Middle School
6th Grade
 
Matthews, Whitney
Counselor, Middle School
7th Grade
 
Smith, Nelda
Media Coordinator
Media Center
Cafeteria Staff
 
Burns, Doretha
Cafeteria Worker, Part Time
 
Klein, Kathleen D
Cafeteria Worker
 
Oklay, Nermin
Cafeteria Worker, Part Time
 
Sweeney, Sheryl
Manager, Cafeteria I
Custodial Staff
 
Gibson, Ron E
Custodian
 
Raymond Ford, Jennifer
Custodian
 
Roseboro, Latonya
Custodian, Head II
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
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