Top 5 Best Claremont Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,761 students in Claremont, NC. Claremont has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Claremont, NC are Mill Creek Middle School, River Bend Middle School and Bunker Hill High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Claremont, NC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Claremont have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of North Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Best Claremont, NC Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mill Creek Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1041 Shiloh Road
Claremont, NC 28610
(828) 241-2711
Grades: 7-8
| 375 students
Rank: #22.
River Bend Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
4670 Oxford School Road
Claremont, NC 28610
(828) 241-2754
Grades: 7-8
| 469 students
Rank: #33.
Bunker Hill High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4675 Oxford School Road
Claremont, NC 28610
(828) 241-3355
Grades: 9-12
| 886 students
Rank: #44.
Oxford Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5915 Oxford School Road
Claremont, NC 28610
(828) 459-7220
Grades: PK-6
| 596 students
Rank: #55.
Claremont Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3384 E Main Street
Claremont, NC 28610
(828) 459-7921
Grades: PK-6
| 435 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Claremont, North Carolina

Claremont, North Carolina Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2952 N Oxford Street
Claremont, NC 28610
(828) 459-2051
Grades: K-6
| 56 students

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