East Cooper Montessori Charter

  • East Cooper Montessori Charter serves 339 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • East Cooper Montessori Charter's student population of 339 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 43% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Cooper Montessori Charter's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Cooper Montessori Charter is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#168 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Cooper Montessori Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Cooper Montessori Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
2%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Cooper Montessori Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
92%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Cooper Montessori Charter and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Cooper Montessori Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.150.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Cooper Montessori Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharleston 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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