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6800 Monroe Road
Charlotte, NC 28212
Courier #: 377
P: 980-343-6430  |  F: 980-343-6437 
LC: Central
Bell Schedule: 7:15 AM - 2:15 PM
Grades: 9-12
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School Improvement Team

The primary responsibility of the School Improvement Team (SIT) is to create, revise, monitor, and evaluate the  (SIP). The School Improvement Plan contains the strategic plan for the year and the goals/strategies to ensure that EMHS students have programming and resources in place to help them achieve to their greatest potential. SIT is a committee comprised of the Principal, staff members, and parent volunteers.

Members of the School Improvement Team (SIT) 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.

East Mecklenburg welcomes parent volunteers to join our School Improvement Team. If you would like to be considered as a member of our SIT team, please contact Jessica Rodriguez-9800-343-6430,

SLT meetings are held one Monday per month with the option of in-person or virtual. Meetings are at 6:00 PM. If attending in person, please report to the school's Media Center. If attending virtually, please use the following Zoom information- Meeting ID: 851 7218 4222 Passcode: SLT2020 

 SLT meetings are open to the public, except when school safety plans are being discussed.
The School Improvement 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
Dean of StudentsKathryn
Co- ChairChelsea Mellonchelseamellon@gmail.com9/2019
ParentSue Hanleysnjhan@att.net9/2019
SecretaryPeter Carneypeter@peterecarney.com9/2019
Parent RepresentativeRobert Freemanrobert@smscater.com9/2019
Parent RepresentativeKimberly Letourneaukimberly_letourneau@yahoo.com9/2020
Parent RepresentativeAmie Brietzgailshel2@gmail.com8/2019
ChairCynthia Millermilcynt@gmail.com9/2020
Parent RepresentativeKimberly Letourneaukimberly_letourneau@yahoo.com9/2020
PTSO RepresentativeChelsea Mellonchelseamellon@gmail.com9/2019
Community Representative Yolonda P Holmes  8/2020
Assistant Principal Joel
Parent RepresentativeLaurel Bacogeorgelaurel_g_bacogeorge@vanguard.com8/2021


School Improvement Team Meeting Schedule

LOCATION: Media Center and Via Zoom 

DATES: Meetings are scheduled for the second Monday of each month September-June. When there is no school on the scheduled date, meetings are generally held the previous week.

September 13, 2020School Improvement Plan Overview and Title IX Process 6:00pm
October 11, 2010Services available to Support Families (Guest Speaker Ms. McCormick) 
Panorama Data Dive 
November 8, 2020AVID and IB Update6:00pm
December 13, 2020Social Emotional Wellbeing (Students and Faculty) School Psychologist Guest Speaker, Restorative Practices and Title IX Update  6:00pm
January 10, 2021Safety Meeting (Title IX - CLOSED 6:00pm
February 15, 2021SIP Midyear Check-in 6:00pm
March 14, 2021EOS Enrollment Efforts and General scheduling for 20226:00pm
April 4, 2021Athletic Department Update 6:00pm
May 9, 2021Graduation Rates 
Title IX Yearly Summary 



School Improvement Team Meeting Minutes (PDF's opens in new window)


School Improvement Team Agendas (PDF's opens in new window)


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