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By dave | Broker in Charlotte, NC

Butler High School--Matthews North Carolina

Matthews North Carolina falls within the school district of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Public Schools (CMS).  Residents of Matthews have a few choices in terms of High School depending on where you live.  One high School is recognized year after year for it's excellence is Butler High School.

  Founded in 1997.  Butler is the only High School in the district to achieve the goal of having no child left behind for 3 consective years.  They pride themselves on the academic  challenges they offer our young minds.  It is the only High School in the CMS system to have ALL of it's teacher's certified to teach AP classes.  Raising the bar they expect out of our teachers allows them to raise the bar of the students as well.  In addition they lead the region with the highest percentage of teachers that have achieved the lofty goal of Board Certified Teacher.  In addition 46% of the teachers there hold at least a master's degree.

In addition to the strong academic background that they offer Butler offers students a wide variety of choices when it comes to clubs and activiites.  With over 100 to chose from there is something for everyone to join and do.  

If sports is your calling you can join one of the 12 sports offered for men or one of the 11 sports offered for women.  They have won numerous state titles in football, softball, women's basketball and track.

Some Notable Recognitions Butler High School Has Received are;

Recognized by News week magazine as one of the top high Schools in the Country.

Second in the district for AP composite scores.

First in the district for AP Physchology.

Dave diCecco



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