1431 Mecklenburg Hwy
Mooresville, NC 28115
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Mount Mourne School serves 447 students in grades 6-8.
Mount Mourne School placed in the top 1% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 92% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Mount Mourne School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

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School Overview

Mount Mourne School's student population of 447 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Mount Mourne School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mount Mourne School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. 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 (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#24 out of 2571 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
18%
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Black
3%
25%
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White
77%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 447 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in NC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Btm 50%)

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