Myers Park High School

Myers Park High School serves 2,775 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Myers Park High School operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 2775 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 151 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,775 students
Myers Park High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Myers Park High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 151 teachers
Myers Park High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Myers Park High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more 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 18:1 16:1
Myers Park High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.57 0.45
Myers Park High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
29%
47%
Myers Park High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
2%
7%
Myers Park High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 142,991 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,770 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 82% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,169 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
165
1
Number of Students Managed 142,991 1,120
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 76%
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $2,297 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,530 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,770 $10,864
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,169 $10,591
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Lincoln Heights Academy (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alexander Graham Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eastover Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CharlotteEastover Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 464 students500 Cherokee Rd
    CharlotteNC 28207
    (980)343-5505
    0.3PK-5464
  • CharlotteSelwyn Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 834 students2840 Colony Rd
    CharlotteNC 28211
    (980)343-5835
    0.3KG-5834
  • CharlotteAlexander Graham Middle School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1448 students1800 Runnymede Ln
    CharlotteNC 28211
    (980)343-5810
    0.56-81448
  • Charlotte Park Road Montessori
    Magnet School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 436 students3701 Haven Dr
    CharlotteNC 28209
    (980)343-5830
    1.1PK-6436
  • CharlotteMyers Park Traditional Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 734 students2132 Radcliffe Ave
    CharlotteNC 28207
    (980)343-5522
    1.2KG-5734

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