• School Name: Pine Hollow Middle School

    School Improvement in Wake County Public Schools 

    The purpose of school improvement is to improve achievement and outcomes for every student - intentionally working to eliminate performance predictability among subgroups - by collaboratively and continuously analyzing data and making decisions considering the unique needs of the learning community and the district's strategic plan.


    NCStar Login

    Our school improvement team will use the Indistar system, known in North Carolina as NCStar, to access and maintain our plan.  You may view the Indistar website by clicking the link and using the login information below.  

    Indistar Username: GuestS18600

    Indistar Password: GuestS18600


    School Improvement Team Membership


    Laura Richardson

    SIP Process Manager & Teacher- 8th Grade Track 1 ELA/SS


    Andrew Livengood



    Mike Hutchinson

    Co-Process Manager & Teacher- 6th Grade Track 4 SS


    Cassie West

    Teacher- AIG Coordinator 6-8


    Tina Black

    Teacher- Healthful Living 6-8


    Sandra Byrd



    Theresa Conder



    Valerie Gordon-Elliot



    TC Hyatt



    Katie Kirby



    Kenneth Lesher



    Penny McNeill

    Special Assistant


    Lisa Muhs



    Pamela Johannes

    Assistant Principal


    Dominique Newkirk



    Sally Pitofsky

    Teacher- 8th Grade, Track 4 ELA


    Starr Richey

    Assistant Principal


    Erica Speaks



    Julie Stern

    Instructional Resource Teacher


    Liz Sulzbach



    Colleen Tavolacci

    Teacher- 7th Grade, Track 2 ELA


    Bryan Tunstall

    Assistant Principal


    Payal Desai

    Teacher- SpEd


    Jimmy Woodcock

    Teacher Assistant


    School Improvement team members approved on August 10th, 2020


    School Improvement Meetings

    All school improvement meetings will be held in the LLC.

    Oct. 15th at 10am

    Nov. 4th at 3pm (Review)

    Dec. 2nd at 3pm

    Jan- No meeting due to track-out

    Feb. 3rd at 3pm (Review)

    Mar. 3rd at 3:15pm

    Apr. 28th at 3:30pm (Q3Review)

    May 5th at 3:30pm

    Jun. 2nd at 3:30pm (Q4Review)

    Particularly considering the current context of virtual meetings:  If you are interested in attending a School Improvement Team meeting, please contact our School Improvement Chair at lrichardson@wcpss.net or 919-694-8880.