Myers Park High School

  • Myers Park High School serves 2,994 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Myers Park High School's student population of 2,994 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 152 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,994 students
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Total Classroom Teachers152 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Myers Park High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Myers Park High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#172 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Myers Park High 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
25%
26%
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White
62%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Myers Park High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.550.46
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Graduation Rate
94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte-Mecklenburg s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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