8555 North Drive
Mount Pleasant, NC 28124
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Mount Pleasant Elementary School serves 576 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mount Pleasant Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 44% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 54% (majority Black).

School Overview

Mount Pleasant Elementary School's student population of 576 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
576 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Mount Pleasant Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Pleasant Elementary School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1137 out of 2571 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
4%
25%
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White
86%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 576 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26

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