Transportation Zones

If you do not know your home high school, you may find it using the Mecklenburg County GeoPortal. Please note that the transportation zones listed in the GeoPortal do not apply to the 2019-2020 academic year.

​Transportation Zone​ ​​Home High Schools In Zone
Violet Hopewell, Hough, Mallard Creek, North Mecklenburg, West Charlotte, West Mecklenburg, Vance
Blue ​Ardrey Kell, Harding, Olympic, South Mecklenburg, West Mecklenburg
Green ​Butler, East Mecklenburg, Garinger, Independence, Providence, Rocky River

 

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Blue Transportation Zone (South & Southwest)

School Options Theme Elementary Middle High
Blended & Virtual Learning N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Virtual High School
  • Performance Learning Center
Early & Middle Colleges N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • Charlotte Educators Early College
  • Charlotte Engineering Early College
  • Cato Middle College
  • Harper Middle College
  • Levine Middle College
  • Merancas Middle College
International Baccalaureate
  • Huntingtowne Farms
  • Marie G. Davis
  • Billingsville (K-2)
  • Cotswold (3-5)
  • Randolph
  • Marie G. Davis (6th grade)
  • East Mecklenburg (11)
  • Harding
Learning Immersion / Talent Development
  • Barringer
  • Tuckaseegee (9)
  • See International Baccalaureate (5) 
  • See International Baccalaureate 
Montessori
  • Park Road
  • J.T. Williams (8)
  • J.T. Williams (8)
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
  • Paw Creek
  • Winget Park
  • Walter G. Byers
  • Kennedy
  • Coulwood (3)
  • Wilson (1) (Computer Science)
  • Whitewater (13) (Environmental Sustainability)
  • Walter G Byers
  • Harding Institute of Technology
  • Hawthorne
  • Phillip O. Berry
Military, Global Leadership & Public Safety N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • Hawthorne
Leadership
  • Myers Park
  • Quail Hollow
N/A (6)
Visual and Performing Arts
  • First Ward
  • Long Creek (17)
  • Northwest
  • Northwest
World Languages (Spanish)
  • Collinswood (16)
  • Collinswood (16)
  • South Mecklenburg
World Languages (Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Spanish)
  • Waddell (16)
  • Waddell
  • South Mecklenburg

 

Green Transportation Zone (East & Southeast)

School Options Theme Elementary Middle High
Blended & Virtual Learning N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • iMeck Academy @ Cochrane
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Virtual High School
  • Performance Learning Center
Early & Middle Colleges N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • Charlotte Educators Early College
  • Charlotte Engineering Early College
  • Cato Middle College
  • Harper Middle College
  • Levine Middle College
  • Merancas Middle College
International Baccalaureate
  • Lansdowne
  • Marie G. Davis
  • Albemarle Road
  • Randolph
  • Marie G. Davis (6th grade)
  • East Mecklenburg (11)
Learning Immersion / Talent Development
  • Shamrock Gardens
  • Idlewild
  • Barringer
  • See International Baccalaureate (5)
  • See International Baccalaureate (5)
Montessori
  • Chantilly
  • J.T. Williams (8)
  • J.T. Williams (8)
Science, Technology, Engineering, (Arts) and Math (STEM / STEAM)
  • Dorothy J Vaughn (4)
  • Greenway Park
  • Oakhurst STEAM
  • Walter G. Byers
  • McClintock STEAM
  • Northeast (14) (Computer Science)
  • Northridge (15) (Computer Science)
  • Walter G. Byers
  • Hawthorne
  • Phillip O. Berry
Military, Global Leadership & Public Safety N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • Hawthorne
Leadership
  • Elizabeth
  • Eastway
N/A(6)
Visual and Performing Arts
  • First Ward
  • Northwest
  • Crestdale
  • Northwest
World Languages (Spanish)
  • Charlotte East Language Academy
  • Charlotte East Language Academy
  • South Mecklenburg
World Languages (Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Spanish)
  • Waddell
  • Waddell (16)
  • South Mecklenburg

 

Violet Transportation Zone (North, Northwest, & Northeast)

School Options Theme Elementary Middle High
Blended & Virtual Learning N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Virtual High School
  • Performance Learning Center
Entrepreneurship N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • North Mecklenburg
Early & Middle Colleges N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • Charlotte Educators Early College
  • Charlotte Engineering Early College
  • Cato Middle College
  • Harper Middle College
  • Levine Middle College
  • Merancas Middle College
International Baccalaureate
  • Blythe
  • Marie G. Davis
  • Statesville Road
  • Alexander
  • Ranson
  • Piedmont
  • Marie G. Davis (6th grade)
  • North Mecklenburg
  • West Charlotte
Learning Immersion / Talent Development
  • Irwin
  • Mallard Creek
  • Tuckaseegee 
  • See International Baccalaureate (5)
  • See International Baccalaureate (5)
Montessori
  • Trillium Springs
  • Highland Mill
  • J.T. Williams (8)
  • J.T. Williams (8)
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
  • Bruns (Environmental Sustainability)
  • Dorothy J Vaughn (4) (Computer Science)
  • Governors Village
  • Paw Creek (Computer Science)
  • Walter G. Byers
  • Coulwood (2)
  • Governors Village (10)
  • Northridge (15) (Computer Science)
  • Wilson (1) (Computer Science)
  • Whitewater (13) (Environmental Sustainability)
  • Walter G. Byers
  • Hawthorne
  • Phillip O. Berry
  • North Mecklenburg
Military, Global Leadership & Public Safety N/A (6) N/A (6)
  • Hawthorne
Leadership
  • Elizabeth (2)
  • Myers Park (2)
  • Eastway (2)
  • Quail Hollow (2)
  • N/A (6)
Visual and Performing Arts
  • University Park
  • Long Creek (17)
  • Northwest
  • Northwest
World Languages (Spanish)
  • Oaklawn (16)
  • Oaklawn (16)
  • North Mecklenburg
World Languages (Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Spanish)
  • Waddell (16)
  • Waddell (16)
  • North Mecklenburg

 


 

NOTES FOR TRANSPORTATION ZONE CHARTS

(1) Wilson Middle serves the Blue Zone and the Violet portion of the West Mecklenburg High feeder pattern.

(2) Students from the home high school boundaries of Ardrey Kell, Harding, Hopewell, Myers Park*, Olympic Community of Schools, South Mecklenburg, West Charlotte and West Mecklenburg will receive transportation to Myers Park Traditional or Quail Hollow. Students from the home high school boundaries of Butler, Hough, East Mecklenburg, Garinger, Independence, Mallard Creek, Rocky River, Myers Park*, North Mecklenburg, Providence and Vance will receive transportation to Elizabeth Traditional or Eastway. *Myers Park High attendance area and Center City magnet feeder residents may apply to either Elizabeth Traditional or Myers Park Traditional.

(3) Coulwood serves the Violet Zone students living in the Hopewell, West Charlotte and the Blue portion of the West Mecklenburg High feeder pattern.

(4) Dorothy J. Vaughan serves the Violet Zone and the Green portions of the Garinger and Rocky River High feeder patterns.

(5) Only TD magnet students have continuation guarantee into middle school IB.

(6) The program is not offered at this level within the applicable transportation zone.

(7) Paw Creek will serve the Violet Zone and the West Mecklenburg High feeder pattern portion of the Blue Zone.

(8) Secondary Montessori begins at 7th grade and will serve through 11th grade for the 2018-19 school year. A new grade will be added annually.

(9) Tuckaseegee will serve the West Mecklenburg High School feeder pattern portion of the Blue Zone

(10) Governors Village serves all Violet Zone students in grades K-5. In grades 6-8, transportation is provided to students living in the Hough, Mallard Creek, North Mecklenburg, and Vance High.

(11) East Mecklenburg is the IB high school for students whose home high school is Ardey Kell or South Mecklenburg.

(12) Barringer TD and Irwin TD—guarantee to Randolph or Piedmont, based on students residence magnet
transportation zone.

(13) Whitewater Middle serves the Violet Zone and the Blue portion of the West Mecklenburg High feeder pattern.

(14) Northeast Middle serves the Butler, East Mecklenburg, Independence, and Providence High feeder patterns.

(15) Northridge Middle serves the Violet Zone and the Green portions of Garringer and Rocky River High feeder patterns.

(16) Language Immersion schools require a Late Entry Assessment after 1st grade. 

(17) Long Creek Elementary serves the Violet Zone and the Blue portion of the West Mecklenburg High feeder pattern.