Mount Holly Middle School

Mount Holly Middle School serves 756 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Mount Holly Middle School operates within the Gaston County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 756 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 756 students
Mount Holly Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mount Holly Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Mount Holly Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mount Holly Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Mount Holly Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Mount Holly Middle School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
7%
15%
Mount Holly Middle School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
15%
26%
Mount Holly Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
74%
51%
Mount Holly Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Mount Holly Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.45
Mount Holly Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
47%
Mount Holly Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Mount Holly Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Gaston County s School District's student population of 31,256 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,010 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,703 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Gaston County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
1
Number of Students Managed 31,256 1,120
Gaston County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $292 MM $18 MM
Gaston County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $282 MM $18 MM
Gaston County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,010 $10,864
Gaston County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,703 $10,591
Gaston County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is East Gaston High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Whitewater Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ida Rankin Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount HollyIda Rankin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 622 students
    0.1 miles
    301 West Central Ave
    Mount HollyNC 28120
    (704)827-7266
    0.1PK-5622
  • BelmontCatawba Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 336 students
    1.8 miles
    101 Ivey St
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)827-3221
    1.8PK-5336
  • CharlotteWhitewater Academy
    Grades: PK-5 | 699 students
    1.9 miles
    11600 White Rapids Rd
    CharlotteNC 28214
    (980)343-0003
    1.9PK-5699
  • CharlotteWhitewater Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 927 students
    2 miles
    1520 Belmeade Dr
    CharlotteNC 28214
    (980)344-3400
    26-8927
  • BelmontNorth Belmont Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 401 students
    2.3 miles
    210 School St
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)827-4043
    2.3PK-5401

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