School Profile

Piedmont Community Charter School-CFA serves 1300 students spanning kindergarten through twelfth grade.


  • Piedmont has a North Carolina report card grade of B.
  • PCCS is proud to be an official Core Knowledge School K-8.
  • PCCS is accredited by the state of North Carolina and by AdvancED/SACS/CASI the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
  • PCCS met 31 out of 31 federal targets for 2016-17.
  • Piedmont’s overall grade level proficiency is 15.7 percent higher than Gaston County Schools’ (GCS) overall grade level proficiency.
  • Piedmont’s overall grade level proficiency is 11.5 percent higher than the state.
  • In 2014 the AdvancED approved a five-year accreditation. (See AdvancED Accreditation Report at bottom)
  • In 2015 the State Board of Education approved PCCS for a 10 year charter renewal.


Attached Files:

Advanced Ed External Review Report