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Albemarle Road Middle School
Magnet School of Excellence
6900 Democracy Drive
Charlotte, NC 28212
Courier #: 301
P: 980-343-6420  |  F: 980-343-6501 
Principal: Toni Perry
LC: Southeast
Bell Schedule: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Grades: 6-8
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Communities In Schools

Communities In Schools

WELCOME Mr. Tiffany McCaskill and Rachel Parsons


Communities in Schools (CIS) is the nation's largest and most effective drop-out prevention network, helping young people to stay in school, graduate, and prepare for life.  At Albemarle Road Middle School CIS works with teachers, staff, and the community to provide support for the school in the areas of attendance, academics, behavior, health enrichment, and parental/community involvement.  By forming partnerships with human service agencies, businesses, civic groups, faith communities, and individual volunteers, CIS connects children and families to the resources and relationships they need to be successful in school and beyond.  
Listed below is a brief summary of some of the services CIS will provide.

  • Incentive programs (daily monitoring of attendance, grades, behavior and growth)  

  • Academic enrichment workshops (leadership development, soft skills, testing taking skills, goal exploration)  

  • Kids 2 High School (high school transition, early college exploration, college tours, and career exploration)  

  • Community Service Projects (providing opportunities for students to be active community members   

  • Experiential learning activities (personal growth and development, self advocacy, goal setting, and cultural enrichment)   

The Educational Career Coach at Albemarle Road Middle School is Rachel Parsons.   If you need assistance or for more information please contact Mr. Watkins at 980-343-6420 or email him at

CIS Website 


P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools website ( is in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Any website accessibility concerns may be brought via the following, Email the Web Accessibility Team at WebAccessibility or Call: 980.343.0115. In compliance with Federal Law, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools administers all education programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age, or disability. Inquiries regarding compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs or activities, may be referred to the District's Title IX Coordinator at titleixcoordinator or to the Office for Civil Rights, United States Department of Education.