Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Reviews

Updated May 18, 2022

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Superintendent Heath Morrison
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210 Ratings
Pros
  • "You have the summers off two weeks paid Christmas vacation if you have annual leave time(in 34 reviews)

  • "Great support and professional development(in 26 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Low pay for the amount that was being done(in 42 reviews)

  • "too big of a school system so a lot of beaurocracy(in 20 reviews)

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    1. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Teacher

      Dec 23, 2016 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good environment and colleagues

      Cons

      Salary compared to other states still very low

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Pretty Good

      May 18, 2022 - HS English Teacher 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Great support from leadership -Able to work in departmental teams

      Cons

      -Expected to work unreasonable hours -The pay was extremely low

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      School

      May 7, 2022 - Customer Service Representative 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Off on weekends and Summer

      Cons

      Demanding needs of students short staff

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Lots of work

      May 4, 2022 - Teacher in Charlotte, NC
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      Pros

      Can be very rewarding work

      Cons

      Can be very stressful at times

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Physical Education Teacher

      May 13, 2022 - Physical Education Teacher in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Great staff to work with

      Cons

      -8 hour work days with no compensation for the work -Do not pay for your master or any degrees past bachelors

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Stressful

      May 12, 2022 - Teacher 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent benefits, summers off, holidays off, compensation

      Cons

      As an elementary teacher you are overworked, which impacts your family life. Work is required on the weekends and evenings with little support from administration.

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    7. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Too big

      May 12, 2022 - English Teacher 
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      Pros

      The pay is higher than other schools.

      Cons

      People in charge who don’t know anything about teaching.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      I Mean It's a Job in Education

      Apr 26, 2022 - Avid Coordinator 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pay is high for the area

      Cons

      Lack of support and upper management.

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    9. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Too big a district

      May 8, 2022 - Teacher 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Supplemental pay is beneficial depending on the zone you teach in.

      Cons

      The district is far too big and creates many issues for the district as a whole. The EL curriculum is awful and CMS offers little flexibility in teaching.

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Teacher

      Apr 21, 2022 - Teacher 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Many transfer options and flexibility in work locations.

      Cons

      Pay is not great and some schools have poor leadership.

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    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has an overall rating of 3.1 out of 5, based on over 846 reviews left anonymously by employees. 35% of employees would recommend working at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to a friend and 35% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -8% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.6 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. This rating has decreased by -9% over the last 12 months.

    35% of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools 2.5 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.9 for culture and values and 3.2 for career opportunities.

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