250 Ponsbury Road
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
East Cooper Montessori Charter serves 377 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
East Cooper Montessori Charter placed in the top 10% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

East Cooper Montessori Charter ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

East Cooper Montessori Charter's student population of 377 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

East Cooper Montessori Charter is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East Cooper Montessori Charter is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#87 out of 1149 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
4%
34%
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White
89%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21 (Btm 50%)

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