International Center


**Special Summer Hours - 7 July - 1 August 2014**   

Monday - Thursday - 7:00am to 6:00pm


**Horas especiales en verano** 7 de julio - 01 de agosto de 2014   

Hours: El lunes - el jueves- 7:00 hasta las 6:00



Normal Hours of Operation   

Hours: Monday - Friday - 8:00am to 5:00pm

Horas regulares de operación   

Hours: El lunes - el viernes - 8:00 hasta las 5:00


Smith Family Center, C-Hall, Room C-0 (see department map below for exact location)

1600 Tyvola Road, Charlotte, NC 28210

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Map location of Smith Family Center

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The mission of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ (CMS) International Center (IC) is to address the needs of culturally or linguistically diverse students, providing them with equal access to effective participation in the educational programs offered by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.


Guiding Principles

As the resource and enrollment center for all students whose first or primary language is not English, the goal of the International Center is to ensure that all students are given equal access to any educational services necessary to meet their individual needs.


International Center Staff

  • Enrollment Technicians (speaks Spanish)
  • Language Minority Resource Teacher
  • Language Minority Student Specialist
  • English Language Learner (ELL) Program Counselors
  • English Language Learner (ELL) Transition Teachers
  • School Nurse (part-time, check for availability if your child does not have all required immunizations)
  • School Social Worker