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STEM Center at Davie County High School

Updated Feb 12, 2016
1200 Salisbury Road - Mocksville NC - 27028
Type of autonomy arrangement: leadership goodwill
Basic Profile

Opened In

2012

Grades

9 through 12

Environment

Suburban

Type

District
Autonomies
Select leaders
Determine learning program
Select colleagues
Determine professional development
Transfer or terminate colleagues
Determine whether to take, when to take, how much to count district/EMO/authorizer assessments
Determine tenure policy
Make formal arrangements with district/EMO/authorizer to allow multiple measures in determining school success (not only a mean proficiency score)
Evaluate colleagues
Set schedule
Set staff pattern
Determine teacher workday
Determine school budget
Set school-level policy
Determine compensation
Teacher Authority Is...
De Facto
Authority rests on the goodwill of the principal.

About the Learning Program

Within the North Carolina Common Core and Essential Standards that was implemented in 2012-2013 across the state, the Davie High STEM Center curriculum will

  • emphasize connections within and between the fields of science, technology, engineering, math and all humanities classes including the arts.
  • integrate technology in meaningful, powerful ways.
  • introduce and engage students in the Design Process.
  • foster college readiness and emphasize leadership skills.
  • offer unique enrichment experiences.