Montessori Regional Charter School

2549 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Montessori Regional Charter School serves 552 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Montessori Regional Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 55%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 552 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in PA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Montessori Regional Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Montessori Regional Charter School's student population of 552 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Montessori Regional Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,549 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Montessori Regional Charter School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2034 out of 2549 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
14%
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Black
14%
14%
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White
62%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
8%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Montessori Regional Charter School's ranking?
Montessori Regional Charter School is ranked #2034 out of 2,549 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
What schools are Montessori Regional Charter School often compared to?
Montessori Regional Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Robert Benjamin Wiley Community Charter School, Grandview Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% PA state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% PA state average).
How many students attend Montessori Regional Charter School?
552 students attend Montessori Regional Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Montessori Regional Charter School students are White, 14% of students are Black, 11% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Montessori Regional Charter School?
Montessori Regional Charter School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Montessori Regional Charter School offer ?
Montessori Regional Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Montessori Regional Charter School part of?
Montessori Regional Charter School is part of Montessori Regional CS School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 552 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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