Principal of Rocky River HS suddenly resigns

Rocky River High School has announced that its principal has resigned, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

Kwame Stith has resigned as Principal of Rocky River High School, effective immediately. School starts on Monday.

Janice Davidson, a retired principal, will become the interim principal.

Davidson has been placed in several interim positions since she retired from CMS.

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Stith started at Rocky River High School as an assistant principal in October of 2015 before becoming principal in September of 2021, Channel 9 has learned.

He started working with CMS in October of 2011 as a social studies teacher at Hopewell High School.

District administrators will provide support during the transition and will help find a permanent replacement.

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