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 declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 780 students
Mount Holly Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Mount Holly Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mount Holly Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 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
Mount Holly Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Mount Holly Middle School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Mount Holly Middle School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
15%
27%
Mount Holly Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
75%
52%
Mount Holly Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Mount Holly Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Mount Holly Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Mount Holly Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
Mount Holly Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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 (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,396 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,010 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Gaston County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
1
Number of Students Managed 32,641 1,330
Gaston County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $276 MM $19 MM
Gaston County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $296 MM $18 MM
Gaston County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,396 $11,105
Gaston County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,010 $10,880
Gaston County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Grades Students
  • Mount HollyRankin Elementary School
    301 West Central Ave
    Mount HollyNC 28120
    (704)827-7266
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 661 students                      
  • BelmontCatawba Heights Elementary School
    101 Ivey St
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)827-3221
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 354 students                      
  • CharlotteWhitewater Academy
    11600 White Rapids Rd
    CharlotteNC 28214
    (980)343-0003
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 690 students                      
  • CharlotteWhitewater Middle School
    1520 Belmead Dr
    CharlotteNC 28214
    (980)344-3400
    2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 891 students                      
  • BelmontNorth Belmont Elementary School
    210 School St
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)827-4043
    2.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 390 students                      

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