Congratulations to fifth grader on winning the Charlotte Christian Spelling Bee.
Congratulations to five upper school visual artists who swept the awards during the annual Patriotic Art Competition.

Back-to-School

Back-To-School Kick Off – Monday, August 20, 2018
Please make plans to attend the Back-to-School Kick Off. At the beginning of each new school year the Parent Teacher Fellowship (PTF) hosts this event to welcome new and returning students and families to Charlotte Christian School. This is a great opportunity to gather information about all aspects of campus life and learn about on-campus volunteer opportunities. The event will include a New Family Reception at 4 p.m. in the Alkire Auditorium and then the Open House and Information Fair from 4:30-6 p.m.

Important Links

Summer Reading

Lower School

  • Grade 3: The Chalk Box Kid by Clyde Robert Bulla and Thomas B. Allen
  • Grade 4: Rules by Cynthia Lord
  • Grade 5: Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Middle School

Summer reading assignments for middle school students are located in the "Middle School 18-19" course within Canvas. Click here to access Canvas.

Click here to access the summer reading guide and book suggestions. If you need help accessing Canvas, click here to contact Kaylah Holland, Middle School Technology Facilitator.

Upper School

All summer reading assignments are posted in Canvas. Click here to access Canvas. If you need help accessing Canvas, click here to contact Grayson Bedenbaugh, Upper School Technology Facilitator.

REQUIRED READING FOR UPPER SCHOOL

All students in grades 9-12: Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth


Course specific requirements in addition to Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, select one of the following:

AP Language: Select one of the following:

  • Things Fall Apart
  • Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • The Joy Luck Club
  • The Book Thief
  • Profiles in Courage

AP Literature: Pride and Prejudice

AP Art History: Vanished Smile: The Mysterious Theft of Mona Lisa

AP European History: The Politically Incorrect Guide to Western Civilization

AP US Government: The Bill of Rights: Original Meaning and Understanding

AP US History: Both of the following are required:
  • Vindicating the Founders: Race, Sex, Class and Justice in the Origins of America
  • Everyday Life in Early America

College Psychology: Forty Studies that Changed Psychology

School Supplies

Back-to-School Forms

Lower School

>> Click here to fill out the Lower School Back-to-School Form.

Please note, based on your selections you will be required to upload a doctor-signed document to complete the online form. For example, if you wish to give the nurses authorization to give your child over the counter medication, a Medication Authorization sheet is a required upload.

Information you may need:

Documents you may need prior to filling out the above form:

Middle School

>> Click here to fill out the Middle School Back-to-School Form.

Please note, based on your selections you will be required to upload a doctor-signed document to complete the online form. For example, if you wish to give the nurses authorization to give your child over the counter medication, a Medication Authorization sheet is a required upload. If your child intends to play on an athletic team, an Athletic Physical is a required upload.

Information you may need:

Documents you may need prior to filling out the above form:

Upper School

>> Click here to fill out the Upper School Back-to-School Form.

Please note, based on your selections you will be required to upload a doctor-signed document(s) to complete the online form. For example, if you wish to give the nurses authorization to give your child over the counter medication, a Medication Authorization sheet is a required upload. If your child intends to play on an athletic team, an Athletic Physical is a required upload.

Information you may need:

Documents you may need prior to filling out the above form:

All Forms Listed Individually

We encourage parents to fill out the ONE DIVISIONAL FORM ABOVE for each of their children. This comprehensive list of forms below for the 2018-19 school year is available as a reference to use if you need to fill out a form individually after you have submitted the back-to-school form above.

ALL DIVISIONS

LOWER SCHOOL FORMS MIDDLE SCHOOL FORMS UPPER SCHOOL FORMS

I Need Help With...

Athletics - Kristy Burton, (704) 366-5657, ext. 7013

Canvas

Devices

Dining Hall - Shannon Edwards, (704) 366-5657, ext. 6600

Early Education - Lynda Collins, (704) 366-5657, ext. 8007

Extended Day - Karen Chambers, (704) 366-5657, ext. 2030

Health Room - Lisa McCorkle, (704) 366-5657, ext. 2155

Lower School - Reid Davisball, (704) 366-5657, ext. 2001

Middle School - Judy Myers, (704) 366-5657, ext. 1002

Parent Education - Christina Sachletben, (704) 366-5657

Parent Portal or NetClassroom - Tess Regan, (704) 366-5657, ext. 6304

Parent Teacher Fellowship - Cyndie Truax, (704) 366-5657, ext. 6505

Tuition/Billing - Kimberly Davenport, (704) 366-5657, ext. 6202

Upper School - Lyn Smith, (704) 366-5657, ext. 4004


Lower School Information

Lower School Back-to-School Night
Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
Alkire Auditorium & Classrooms

Lower School Contacts

Ms. Sharon Humphrey
Lower School Principal
(704) 366-5657, ext. 2002

Mr. Brandon Henderson
Lower School Assistant Principal
(704) 366-5657, ext. 2020

Mrs. Reid Davisball
Lower School Administrative Assistant
(704) 366-5657, ext. 2001

Mrs. Lynda Collins
Early Education Administrative Assistant
(704) 366-5657, ext. 8007

Absences

If your child will be absent from school, please notify the lower school office before 9 a.m. by calling (704) 366-5657, ext. 2001 or via e-mail to reid.davisball@charchrist.com. Parents may also e-mail teachers directly for missed assignments. Parents who need to take students out of school during the day for any reason must come to the lower school office to sign them out and must also sign them back in upon return to school. Students may not leave or return to campus without following this procedure.

Lower School Hours

Junior Kindergarten & Kindergarten: 8 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.

Parents must sign in their child in the Early Education Building if arriving after 8 a.m. Parents, please refrain from entering the classroom at this time as to not disrupt class instruction.

Students not picked up by 2:30 p.m., will be taken to Extended Day.

First through Fifth Grade: 7:45 a.m. to 2:35 p.m.

Student arriving after 7:45 a.m. must report to the lower school office for a tardy slip. Parents, please refrain from entering the classroom at this time as to not disrupt class instruction.

Students not picked up by 3 p.m., will be taken to Extended Day.

Carpool Information

The traffic patterns map below will help you to navigate lower school carpool. If you have any questions regarding carpool procedures, please contact your school principal. Access the 2018-18 Carpool Map.

Chapel

Lower School Chapel is held each Thursday from 8:45-9:15 a.m. in the Alkire Auditorium.

Morning Arrival

Junior Kindergarten/Kindergarten: Teachers will have their rooms open and ready for students by 7:45 a.m. each morning. The Early Education Building does not open until 7:30 a.m.; however, students may go to the Flenniken Dining Hall until 7:15-7:30 a.m. Students should not arrive prior to 7:30 a.m. and cannot be the responsibility of the school. Students arriving between 7:30-7:45 a.m. should report to the Early Education Building multipurpose room which opens at 7:30 a.m. They will be taken to the classrooms at 7:45 a.m. and the tardy bell rings at 8 a.m.

Grades 1-5: Teachers will have their rooms open and ready for students by 7:30 a.m. Children should not arrive prior to 7:15 a.m. and cannot be the responsibility of the school. Students arriving between 7:15-7:30 a.m. should report to the dining hall or Lower School Media Center. They will be taken to their rooms at 7:30 a.m. and should enter rooms quietly, take care of their books and materials, and begin to work quietly at their seats. Classes begin at 7:45 a.m. Students arriving after 7:45 a.m. will be counted tardy but should report directly to the lower school office to receive an admit slip to their classroom. Parents will be alerted if a tardiness problem develops.

Mrs. Ketron’s 3rd Grade: Mrs. Ketron's classroom will be located in the Early Education Building for the 2018-19 school year. Mrs. Ketron will have her room open and ready for students by 7:30 a.m. Children should not arrive prior to 7:15 a.m. and cannot be the responsibility of the school. Students arriving between 7:15-7:30 a.m. should report to the dining hall or Lower School Media Center. They will be taken to their rooms at 7:30 a.m. and should enter rooms quietly, take care of their books and materials, and begin to work quietly at their seats. Classes begin at 7:45 a.m. Students arriving after 7:45 a.m. will be counted tardy but should report directly the Early Education Building, Mrs. Collins, to receive an admit slip to their classroom. Parents will be alerted if a tardiness problem develops.

Lunch Information

Lunch Times

Junior Kindergarten: 11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Kindergarten - Broocks: 11:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Kindergarten - Roddy: 11:30 a.m. - Noon
Kindergarten - Windham: 11 - 11:30 a.m.
First Grade: 11:50 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
Second Grade: 11 - 11:30 a.m.
Third Grade: 11:30 - Noon
Fourth Grade: Noon - 12:30 p.m.
Fifth Grade: 11:10 - 11:40 a.m.


Lunch Menus
Charlotte Christian partners with Flik Dining Services to provide a healthy lunch for each student. The cost of lunch is included in tuition. For children in junior kindergarten and kindergarten, parents will receive a menu and will have the opportunity to choose their child’s lunch in advance. Lunch choices include a hot meal or a bag sandwich lunch. JK and K meals are delivered to the Early Education Multipurpose Room and students will eat there.

Students in grades 1-5 will eat in the Flenniken Dining Hall and will have access to Flik’s numerous daily offerings including, but not limited to, three hot entrees, salad bar, deli bar, and fresh soups. Students will be able to choose from the many healthy options available each day. Students who prefer may also bring a bagged lunch from home.

The Flik menus may be viewed online at My School Dining.

Food Allergy Concerns

Charlotte Christian is committed to providing a safe environment for all students. Our campus participates in an Allergy Smart Awareness Program which provides food allergy awareness in the classrooms and to all faculty and staff who have direct contact with students who are at risk for an allergic reaction. If your child has a food allergy, please contact Mrs. Lisa McCorkle, RN in our nurse’s office and schedule a time to visit with her over the summer regarding your child’s specific food allergy needs and concerns. She can be reached at lisa.mccorkle@charchrist.com or (704) 366-5657, ext. 2155. Please also communicate any allergy concerns to your child’s classroom teacher and principal and any co-curricular program director (extended day, athletics, fine arts, etc.) that your child may be involved with during the year. The Flik dining team is also available to meet with each family who has concerns about food allergies.

Flik is a “Nut Aware” Dining Hall

Allergy information for each food item served in the dining hall will be available and posted at each food station. Charlotte Christian is also a “nut aware” campus which means that nuts will not be used in the preparation of foods in the dining hall.

Dining Hall: Prepay Account

A healthy lunch is included in tuition for all students and breakfast and snack options are also available for students who wish to purchase them. Breakfast will be point of purchase based and will consist of healthy options designed to fuel the students for the day. An array of healthy and nutritious snacks is also available in the afternoon from 3:30-4 p.m. Students may purchase these snacks using their dining account. Information about setting up a new account can be found at the mySchoolBucks link below or you can do so in person in the dining hall at the beginning of school.

mySchoolBucks

Access the mySchoolBucks system

mySchoolBucks is an easy online way to pay for your children’s breakfast. The mySchoolBucks system allows parents the opportunity to set up a new account, check their child’s purchase history, account balance, and add money to their account. While there is no fee for setting up the account, mySchoolBucks charges a $2.50 convenience fee for adding money through this online service. There is never a fee for simply checking your student’s balance or an online participation report.

You can add money to your child’s account in four ways:

  1. Pay online by credit card through the mySchoolBucks online account.
  2. Mail or drop off your check at the front desk for delivery into the Flik mailbox.
  3. Send in a check with your student to his/her teacher.
  4. Send in a check to a Flik cashier in the dining hall. Credit cards may be used online but not at the dining hall.

Extended Day for Grades JK-5

The Charlotte Christian School Extended Day Program provides care beyond the regular school day for students in JK-grade 5. Through organized activities and supervised free time, the Extended Day program is designed to enrich the intellectual, spiritual, social and physical development of students. Classroom space, computers and outdoor play facilities are available to children for homework, play and various other extracurricular activities. Special field trips on teacher work days and early dismissal days also contribute to making the Extended Day program a valuable opportunity for our students and their families.

Middle School Information

Middle School Back-to-School Night
Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
Alkire Auditorium & Classrooms

Middle School Contacts

Mr. Ken Rogers
Middle School Principal
(704) 366-5657, ext. 1004

Mr. Karl Simon
Middle School Assistant Principal
(704) 366-5657, ext. 1003

Mr. Luke Boythe
Middle School Spiritual Life Director
(704) 366-5657, ext. 1125

Mrs. Jenni Allen
Middle School Counselor
(704) 366-5657, ext. 1117

Mrs. Judy Myers
Middle School Administrative Assistant
(704) 366-5657, ext. 1002

Absences

If your child will be absent from school, please notify the middle school office before 9 a.m. by calling (704) 366-5657, ext. 1002 or via e-mail to judy.myers@charchrist.com. Students should e-mail teachers directly for missed assignments. Parents who need to take students out of school during the day for any reason must come to the middle school office to sign them out and must also sign them back in upon return to school. Students may not leave or return to campus without following this procedure.

Daily Schedule

Arrival: 7:45 a.m.

Lunch: 12:30 p.m.

Dismissal: 2:50 p.m.

Morning Arrival

Grades 6-8: The dining hall opens at 7:15 a.m. for early arrival students and the MS/US Media Center opens at 7:30 a.m. for students who need to work and research. The middle school hallways also open at 7:15 a.m. and classes begin at 7:45 a.m. for middle school students. Middle school students arriving after 8 a.m. should report to their school office for an admit slip and must be signed in by a parent or guardian.

Carpool Information

The traffic patterns map below will help you to navigate middle school carpool. If you have any questions regarding carpool procedures, please contact your school principal. Access the 2018-19 Carpool map.

Lunch Menus

Charlotte Christian partners with Flik Dining Services to provide a healthy lunch for each student. The cost of lunch is included in tuition.

Middle school students eat in the Flenniken Dining Hall and will have access to Flik’s numerous daily offerings including, but not limited to, three hot entrees, salad bar, deli bar, and fresh soups. Students will be able to choose from the many healthy options available each day. Students who prefer may also bring a bagged lunch from home.

The Flik menus may be viewed online at My School Dining.

Food Allergy Concerns

Charlotte Christian is committed to providing a safe environment for all students. Our campus participates in an Allergy Smart Awareness Program which provides food allergy awareness in the classrooms and to all faculty and staff who have direct contact with students who are at risk for an allergic reaction. If your child has a food allergy, please contact Mrs. Lisa McCorkle, RN in our nurse’s office and schedule a time to visit with her over the summer regarding your child’s specific food allergy needs and concerns. She can be reached at lisa.mccorkle@charchrist.com or (704) 366-5657, ext. 2155. Please also communicate any allergy concerns to your child’s classroom teacher and principal and any co-curricular program director (extended day, athletics, fine arts, etc.) that your child may be involved with during the year. The Flik dining team is also available to meet with each family who has concerns about food allergies.

Flik is a “Nut Aware” Dining Hall

Allergy information for each food item served in the dining hall will be available and posted at each food station. Charlotte Christian is also a “nut aware” campus which means that nuts will not be used in the preparation of foods in the dining hall.

Dining Hall: Prepay Account

A healthy lunch is included in tuition for all students and breakfast and snack options are also available for students who wish to purchase them. Breakfast and break will be point of purchase based and will consist of healthy options designed to fuel the students for the day (breakfast) and between meals (break). Middle school break on regular days is from 10:23-10:28 a.m. and 10:10-10:18 a.m. on chapel days. An array of healthy and nutritious snacks is also available in the afternoon from 3:30-4 p.m. Students may purchase these snacks using their dining account. Information about setting up a new account can be found at the mySchoolBucks link below or you can do so in person in the dining hall at the beginning of school.

mySchoolBucks

Access the mySchoolBucks system

mySchoolBucks is an easy online way to pay for your children’s breakfast. The mySchoolBucks system allows parents the opportunity to set up a new account, check their child’s purchase history, account balance, and add money to their account. While there is no fee for setting up the account, mySchoolBucks charges a $2.50 convenience fee for adding money through this online service. There is never a fee for simply checking your student’s balance or an online participation report.

You can add money to your child’s account in four ways:

  1. Pay online by credit card through the mySchoolBucks online account.
  2. Mail or drop off your check at the front desk for delivery into the Flik mailbox.
  3. Send in a check with your student to his/her teacher.
  4. Send in a check to a Flik cashier in the dining hall. Credit cards may be used online but not at the dining hall.

Upper School Information

Upper School Back-to-School Night
Monday, Sept. 12, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
Alkire Auditorium & Classrooms

Upper School Contacts

Mr. Shonn Brown
Upper School Principal
(704) 366-5657, ext. 4001

Mrs. Amanda Poole
Upper School Assistant Principal
(704) 366-5657, ext. 4003

Mrs. Brooke Morgan
Upper School Dean of Students
(704) 366-5657, ext. 7002

Mr. Jeremy Cummings
Upper School Spiritual Life Director
(704) 366-5657, ext. 4002

Mrs. Jodi Foxx
Upper School Director of College Counseling
(704) 366-5657, ext. 4006

Mrs. Katrina Cassier
Upper School Counselor
(704) 366-5657, ext. 4008

Mrs. Sabrina Garrett
Upper School Personal and Academic Counselor
(704) 366-5657, ext. 4007

Mrs. Lyn Smith
Upper School Administrative Assistant
(704) 366-5657, ext. 4004

Absences

If your child will be absent from school, please notify the upper school office before 9 a.m. by calling (704) 366-5657, ext. 4005 or via e-mail to lyn.smith@charchrist.com. Students should e-mail teachers directly for missed assignments.

Daily Schedule

Arrival: 8 a.m.

Lunch: 1:05 - 1:35 p.m.

Dismissal: 3:15 p.m.

Morning Arrival

Grades 9-12: The dining hall opens at 7:15 a.m. for early arrival students and the MS/US Media Center opens at 7:30 a.m. for students who need to work and research. The upper school hallways also open at 7:15 a.m. and classes begin at 8 a.m. for upper school students. Upper school students arriving after 8 a.m. should report to their school office for an admit slip.

Carpool Information

The traffic patterns map below will help you to navigate upper school carpool. If you have any questions regarding carpool procedures, please contact your school principal. Access the 2018-19 Carpool Map.

Lunch Menus

Charlotte Christian partners with Flik Dining Services to provide a healthy lunch for each student. The cost of lunch is included in tuition.

Upper school students eat in the Flenniken Dining Hall and will have access to Flik’s numerous daily offerings including, but not limited to, three hot entrees, salad bar, deli bar, and fresh soups. Students will be able to choose from the many healthy options available each day. Students who prefer may also bring a bagged lunch from home.

The Flik menus may be viewed on-line at My School Dining.

Food Allergy Concerns

Charlotte Christian is committed to providing a safe environment for all students. Our campus participates in an Allergy Smart Awareness Program which provides food allergy awareness in the classrooms and to all faculty and staff who have direct contact with students who are at risk for an allergic reaction. If your child has a food allergy, please contact Mrs. Lisa McCorkle, RN in our nurse’s office and schedule a time to visit with her over the summer regarding your child’s specific food allergy needs and concerns. She can be reached at lisa.mccorkle@charchrist.com or (704) 366-5657, 2155. Please also communicate any allergy concerns to your child’s classroom teacher and principal and any co-curricular program director (extended day, athletics, fine arts, etc.) that your child may be involved with during the year. The Flik dining team is also available to meet with each family who has concerns about food allergies.

Flik is a “Nut Aware” Dining Hall

Allergy information for each food item served in the dining hall will be available and posted at each food station. Charlotte Christian is also a “nut aware” campus which means that nuts will not be used in the preparation of foods in the dining hall.

Dining Hall: Prepay Account

A healthy lunch is included in tuition for all students and breakfast and snack options are also available for students who wish to purchase them. Breakfast and break will be point of purchase based and will consist of healthy options designed to fuel the students for the day (breakfast) and between meals (break). An array of healthy and nutritious snacks is also available in the afternoon from 3:30-4 p.m. Students may purchase these snacks using their dining account. Information about setting up a new account can be found at the mySchoolBucks link below or you can do so in person in the dining hall at the beginning of school.

mySchoolBucks

Access the mySchoolBucks system

mySchoolBucks is an easy online way to pay for your children’s breakfast. The mySchoolBucks system allows parents the opportunity to set up a new account, check their child’s purchase history, account balance, and add money to their account. While there is no fee for setting up the account, mySchoolBucks charges a $2.50 convenience fee for adding money through this online service. There is never a fee for simply checking your student’s balance or an online participation report.

You can add money to your child’s account in four ways:

  1. Pay online by credit card through the mySchoolBucks online account.
  2. Mail or drop off your check at the front desk for delivery into the Flik mailbox.
  3. Send in a check with your student to his/her teacher.
  4. Send in a check to a Flik cashier in the dining hall. Credit cards may be used online but not at the dining hall.

Charlotte Christian School is...

a Christ-centered, college preparatory school, equipping and developing students to effectively integrate Biblical truth and learning into their daily lives and to impact the culture for Christ.

Charlotte Christian School

7301 Sardis Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28270
(704) 366-5657

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