South Mecklenburg High School

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South Mecklenburg High School
South Meck.jpg
Location
8900 Park Road
Charlotte, North Carolina, US
Information
TypePublic
Established1959
School districtCharlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
PrincipalDr. Maureen Furr
Enrollment2,800
CampusSuburban
Color(s)     Red
     Black
     White
MascotSabre and Sabertooth Cat
Website
 
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South Mecklenburg High School
South Meck.jpg
Location
8900 Park Road
Charlotte, North Carolina, US
Information
TypePublic
Established1959
School districtCharlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
PrincipalDr. Maureen Furr
Enrollment2,800
CampusSuburban
Color(s)     Red
     Black
     White
MascotSabre and Sabertooth Cat
Website

South Mecklenburg High School (founded 1959) is a public secondary school located in Charlotte, North Carolina, and is part of the Charlotte Mecklenburg School District. It is locally known as "South Meck", or just "South". Its mascot is the Sabre and the school colors are red, black, and white.

Students[edit]

South Meck had over $3 million scholarship dollars awarded for the 2008 seniors 2 National Merit Scholars – of the four selected in the South Region, two became Merit Scholarship Recipients.

Faculty[edit]

Several South Meck teachers and counselors hold National Board Certification, with many more working towards certification. 32 hold advanced degrees and 73% have more than four (4) years of teaching experience (South Meck faculty averages 12 years of teaching experience).

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The Theater Department received Best Show and Best Ensemble, and qualified and performed for the state at the NCTC. The department also received many honors for its actors and the Theater Director won Best Director Honors.

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Coordinates: 35°06′35″N 80°51′36″W / 35.1095898°N 80.8600725°W / 35.1095898; -80.8600725