Highland Mill Montessori

  • Highland Mill Montessori serves 289 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Highland Mill Montessori's student population of 289 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Mill Montessori's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland Mill Montessori is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#127 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
51%
26%
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White
32%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte-Mecklenburg s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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