Mountain Education Center (Closed 2008)

Mountain Education Center served 711 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students711 students
This chart display total students of Mountain Education Center by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers110 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Mountain Education Center by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Mountain Education Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mountain Education Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
5%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mountain Education Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
1%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mountain Education Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
94%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mountain Education Center and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mountain Education Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.110.69
This chart display the diversity score of Mountain Education Center and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTowns County School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mountain Education Center is Mountain Education Charter High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Union County Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cleveland Mountain Education Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,237 students
    0.0 miles
    65 Kinnimer St
    Cleveland, GA 30528
    (706) 219-4664
    0 9-12 2,237
  • Blairsville Union County Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 663 students
    0.2 miles
    367 Wellborn St
    Blairsville, GA 30512
    (706) 745-2483
    0.2 6-8 663
  • Blairsville Union County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 707 students
    0.2 miles
    592 School Cir
    Blairsville, GA 30512
    (706) 745-5450
    0.2 PK-2 707
  • Blairsville Union County Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 624 students
    0.3 miles
    165 Elementary Way
    Blairsville, GA 30512
    (706) 745-9615
    0.3 3-5 624
  • Blairsville Union County High School Math: 58% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 836 students
    0.6 miles
    153 Panther Cir
    Blairsville, GA 30512
    (706) 745-2216
    0.6 9-12 836
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