Mount Holly Middle School

Mount Holly Middle School serves 780 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Mount Holly Middle School operates within the Gaston County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 780 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 780 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 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 14:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
6%
14%
Black
15%
27%
White
75%
52%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.41 0.45
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.
40%
47%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Gaston County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
1
Number of Students Managed 32,641 1,330
District Total Revenue $276 MM $19 MM
District Spending $296 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,396 $11,105
District Spending / Student $9,010 $10,880
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Rankin Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mount HollyRankin Elementary School
    301 West Central Ave
    Mount HollyNC 28120
    (704)827-7266
    0.1 mi | 661 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BelmontCatawba Heights Elementary School
    101 Ivey St
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)827-3221
    1.8 mi | 354 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CharlotteWhitewater Academy
    11600 White Rapids Rd
    CharlotteNC 28214
    (980)343-0003
    1.9 mi | 690 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CharlotteWhitewater Middle School
    1520 Belmead Dr
    CharlotteNC 28214
    (980)344-3400
    2 mi | 891 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BelmontNorth Belmont Elementary School
    210 School St
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)827-4043
    2.3 mi | 390 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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