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3200 Smithfield Church Road
Charlotte, NC 28210
Courier #: 534
P: 980-343-6550  |  F: 980-343-6555 
Principal: Allison Plunkett
LC: Southwest
Bell Schedule: 7:45 AM - 2:45 PM
Grades: PreK-5
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School Improvement Team


  Smithfield Elementary School Improvement 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 Improvement Team Members 2021-22:

Date Elected
​Allison Plunkett
​Jill Trotter
Assistant Principal
​Michele O'Connell
​Emme Barnes​
​Mary Perkins  
Instructional Assistant
​ 9/9/21
Christine Harabin
Cory Hicks 
Carrie Christian 
Chris Hollomon
​Carrie Dickenson
​Abigail Black
​Shannon Burns


Upcoming Meeting Dates/Times:

Monday, September 20th @ 12pm via zoom

Monday, October 4th @ 12pm

Monday, November 15th @ 11am

Monday, December 6th @ 12pm

Monday, January 10th @ 12pm

Monday, February 28th @ 12pm

Monday, March 21st @ 12pm

Monday, April 25th @ 12pm

Monday, June 6th @ 12pm




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