Degrees and Certifications:
Dr. Daron G. Buckwell ("Chip")
Kannapolis City Schools is an AMAZING PLACE! It’s an exciting time to be in Kannapolis City Schools. Graduates are achieving amazing opportunities to further their education, enter the workforce or join the military. 5400+ students come to school every day to caring staffs, great facilities and the best opportunity to learn!
We have amazing relationships with Cabarrus Health Alliance, the City of Kannapolis, Cabarrus County Government, the Cabarrus Arts Council, and many other entities that work together to make the lives and minds of our children and families a priority.
The faith community supports our schools with supplies and work projects that join our community together. We have partnerships with Hilbish Ford, Ben Mynatt Foundation, S&D Coffee, Wayne Brothers Construction, and NextGen, to name a few, that provide support for our schools and JOBS for our graduates.
We are working to expand the graduate opportunities our students have and provide the equitable support each individual needs to be successful. We are adding HVAC, Mechatronics, and Public Safety this year to our offerings for students. We can now offer career pathway classes in 13 of the 16 Career Clusters, all the while placing students in the finest universities in North Carolina and the United States.
Kannapolis City Schools is an AMAZING PLACE in a town that is re-making itself 100 years after becoming a mill community. There is no dream too large or opportunity too overwhelming for our students. We can and we will become, WITH OUR STUDENTS, the very best Public Educational Institution anywhere! Join us in Kannapolis City Schools: #BeAWonder where #WONDERSNEVERCEASE!