Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Melissa Knick
Ms. Melissa Knick is serving in her first year as Principal of Southwest Middle School. She graduated from Gardner-Webb University in May 2006 with a Master of Arts Degree in School Administration. Ms. Knick has served as an Assistant Principal in Gaston County School since 2006, four years of which were at Southwest Middle School. Prior to entering school administration, she taught Health and Physical Education for 12 years, coached volleyball, basketball, and softball.