Top 10 Best Monroe Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 25 public schools serving 16,848 students in Monroe, NC (there are 4 private schools, serving 632 private students). 96% of all K-12 students in Monroe, NC are educated in public schools (compared to the NC state average of 92%).
The top ranked public schools in Monroe, NC are Central Of Technology And Arts, Union County Early College and Wesley Chapel Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Monroe, NC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Monroe have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of North Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Monroe, NC (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Of Technology And Arts
(Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
600 Brewer Dr
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-3088
Grades: 9-12
| 809 students
Rank: #22.
Union County Early College
(Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4209a Old Charlotte Hwy
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 290-1565
Grades: 9-13
| 299 students
Rank: #33.
Wesley Chapel Elementary School
(Math: 89% | Reading: 80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
110 Potter Rd S
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3081
Grades: K-5
| 666 students
Rank: #44.
Piedmont High School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3006 Sikes Mill Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3170
Grades: 9-12
| 1,245 students
Rank: #55.
Parkwood High School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3220 Parkwood School Rd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-0154
Grades: 9-12
| 999 students
Rank: #66.
Union Academy
Charter School
(Math: 69% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
675 North Ml King Jr Blvd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 238-8883
Grades: K-12
| 2,012 students
Rank: #77.
Unionville Elementary School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4511 Unionville Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3055
Grades: PK-5
| 636 students
Rank: #88.
Shiloh Valley Primary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 54% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5200 Rogers Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 290-1559
Grades: PK-2
| 528 students
Rank: #99.
Fairview Elementary School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
110 Clontz Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 753-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 396 students
Rank: #1010.
Sun Valley High School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5211 Old Charlotte Hwy
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3020
Grades: 9-12
| 1,377 students
Rank: #1111.
Piedmont Middle School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2816 Sikes Mill Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-6350
Grades: 6-8
| 877 students
Rank: #1212.
Rocky River Elementary School
(Math: 69% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 N. Rocky River Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 290-1523
Grades: PK-5
| 503 students
Rank: #1313.
Monroe High School
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1 High School Dr
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-3130
Grades: 9-12
| 1,005 students
Rank: #1414.
Sardis Elementary School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4416 Sardis Church Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3145
Grades: PK-5
| 472 students
Rank: #1515.
Rock Rest Elementary School
(Math: 83% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
814 Old Pageland-monroe Rd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 290-1513
Grades: PK-5
| 443 students
Rank: #1616.
Prospect Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3005 Ruben Rd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-0636
Grades: K-5
| 349 students
Rank: #1717.
Parkwood Middle School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3219 Parkwood School Rd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-0655
Grades: 6-8
| 817 students
Rank: #1818.
Shiloh Valley Elementary School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5210 Rogers Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3035
Grades: 3-5
| 550 students
Rank: #1919.
Apprentice High School
Charter School
(Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2505 Weddington Rd.
Monroe, NC 28110
(980) 313-8610
Grades: 9-12
| 261 students
Rank: #2020.
Benton Heights Elementary School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 Concord Ave
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3100
Grades: PK-5
| 500 students
Rank: #2121.
Monroe Middle School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
601 E Sunset Drive
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-3120
Grades: 6-8
| 988 students
Rank: #2222.
Walter Bickett Elementary School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
830 South Ml King Blvd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 238-8704
Grades: PK-5
| 502 students
Rank: #2323.
East Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
515 Elizabeth Ave
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-3110
Grades: PK-5
| 384 students
Rank: #2424.
Wolfe School
Special Education School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤10%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
722 Brewer Drive
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 290-1568
Grades: K-12
| 109 students
Rank: #2525.
Monroe Charter Academy
Charter School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2850 Old Charlotte Hwy
Monroe, NC 28110
(980) 210-3627
Grades: K-5
| 121 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Monroe, NC?
The top ranked public schools in Monroe, NC include Central Of Technology And Arts, Union County Early College and Wesley Chapel Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Monroe, NC?
25 public schools are located in Monroe, NC.
What percentage of students in Monroe, NC go to public school?
96% of all K-12 students in Monroe, NC are educated in public schools (compared to the NC state average of 92%).
What is the racial composition of students in Monroe, NC?
Monroe, NC public schools minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public schools average of 55% (majority Black).

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