As a requirement of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), the Title I Services Department of Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools administers Title I funds for public schools, private schools, and neglected and delinquent institutions.

Public Schools

CMS has identified 80 Title I schools for the 2018- 2019 school year. Schools considered Title I are those in which the identified student percentage (students directly certified) is at least 38.75%.



Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools

Title I Schools


Elementary Schools

Albemarle Road   Elementary  (TSI)                                                

Allenbrook Elementary(CSI)                                                                            

Barringer Elementary (TSI)

Berryhill School (TSI)

Billingsville Elementary School (TSI)

Briarwood Academy (TSI)

Cotswold Elementary (TSI)

David Cox Elementary (TSI)

Devonshire Elementary School (TSI)

First Ward Creative Arts Academy (TSI)

Greenway Park Elementary

Hickory Grove Elementary (TSI)

Hidden Valley Elementary  (TSI)

Highland Renaissance Academy (TSI)

Hornets Nest Elementary (TSI)

Huntingtowne Farms Elementary (TSI)

Idlewild Elementary (TSI)

J. H. Gunn Elementary (TSI)

J. W. Grier Elementary

Lawrence Orr Elementary (TSI)

Lebanon Road Elementary                                                      

Merry Oaks Int'l Academy (TSI)                                                        

Montclaire Elementary (TSI)

Nathaniel Alexander Elementary (TSI)

Nations Ford Elementary (TSI)

Newell Elementary (TSI)

Oakdale Elementary (TSI)

Oakhurst STEAM Academy (TSI)

Paw Creek Elementary

Pinewood Elementary (TSI)

Piney Grove Elementary (TSI)

Rama Road Elementary (TSI)

Renaissance West Academy (CSI)

River Oaks Academy (TSI)

Sedgefield Elementary (TSI)

Shamrock Gardens Elementary (TSI)

Starmount Elementary (TSI)

Statesville Road Elementary (TSI)

Sterling Elementary (TSI)

Stoney Creek Elementary (TSI)

Tuckaseegee Elementary (TSI)

University Meadows Elementary (TSI)

University Park Creative Arts (TSI)

Villa Heights Elementary

Whitewater Academy (TSI)

Winding Springs Elementary (TSI)

Windsor Park Elementary (TSI)

Winterfield Elementary (TSI)

Middle Schools

Albemarle Road Middle School (TSI)

Coulwood Middle School (TSI)

Eastway Middle School (TSI)

James Martin Middle School (CSI)

Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School (TSI)

McClintock Middle School (TSI)

Northeast Middle School (TSI)

Northridge Middle School  (TSI)

Quail Hollow Middle (TSI)

Ranson Middle School (TSI)

Sedgefield Middle School (CSI)

Whitewater Middle School (TSI)

Wilson Stem Academy 

High Schools

Garinger High School (CSI) (TSI)

Harding University High School (CSI)

Military and Global Leadership (CSI)

Performance Learning Center (TSI)

West Charlotte High School (TSI)   

West Mecklenburg High School

Zebulon Vance High School

K-8 Schools

Ashley Park PreK-8 (TSI)

Bruns Academy PreK-8 (CSI)   

Charlotte East Language Academy 

Druid Hills Academy Prek-8 (SIG) (TSI)

Marie G. Davis (TSI)

Reid Park Academy PreK-8 (TSI)

Thomasboro Academy PreK-8 (TSI)

Walter G. Byers School PreK-8 (SIG) (TSI)

Westerly Hills Academy PreK-8 (TSI)


6-12 School

Cochrane Collegiate Academy (TSI)


Alternative School

Turning Point Academy (CSI)


Special Education Public Schools

Lincoln Heights Academy (CSI)


Private Schools

Currently, there are seven private schools receiving Title I services.  This means these schools have students living in the attendance zones of public Title I schools and would qualify for services if they attended those public schools:

  • Adventist Christian Academy
  • Alexander Youth Network
  • Berean Jr. Academy
  • Brisbane Academy
  • Oasis Performing Arts School
  • Our Lady of Assumption Catholic School
  • RC Smith Christian Academy


Neglected and Delinquent Institutions

There is one local institution that serves neglected and delinquent children that also receives Title I services for its academic program:

  • Thompson