Mount Mourne School

  • Mount Mourne School serves 445 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 91% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 91% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Mount Mourne School placed in the top 1% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Mount Mourne School's student population of 445 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students445 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mount Mourne School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mount Mourne School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#9 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mount Mourne School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mount Mourne School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
1%
26%
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White
81%
50%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mount Mourne School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.330.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mount Mourne School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mount Mourne School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIredell-statesville s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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