Top 10 Best Monroe Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 25 public schools serving 17,003 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 Academy Of Technology And Arts, Union County Early College Elementary School 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 51% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Monroe have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of North Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 54% (majority Black).

Best Monroe, NC Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Academy 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
| 843 students
Rank: #22.
Union County Early College Elementary School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4209a Old Charlotte Hwy
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 290-1565
Grades: 9-13
| 307 students
Rank: #33.
Wesley Chapel Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
110 Potter Rd S
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3081
Grades: K-5
| 577 students
Rank: #44.
Piedmont High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3006 Sikes Mill Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3170
Grades: 9-12
| 1,278 students
Rank: #55.
Unionville Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4511 Unionville Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3055
Grades: PK-5
| 620 students
Rank: #66.
Union Academy
Charter School
Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
675 North Ml King Jr Blvd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 238-8883
Grades: K-12
| 1,987 students
Rank: #77.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
110 Clontz Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 753-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 362 students
Rank: #88.
Sun Valley High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5211 Old Charlotte Hwy
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3020
Grades: 9-12
| 1,381 students
Rank: #99.
Parkwood High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3220 Parkwood School Rd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-0154
Grades: 9-12
| 1,037 students
Rank: #1010.
Piedmont Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2816 Sikes Mill Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-6350
Grades: 6-8
| 964 students
Rank: #1111.
Rocky River Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 N. Rocky River Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 290-1523
Grades: PK-5
| 530 students
Rank: #1212.
Shiloh Valley Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5210 Rogers Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3035
Grades: 3-5
| 564 students
Rank: #1313.
Sardis Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4416 Sardis Church Road
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3145
Grades: PK-5
| 466 students
Rank: #1414.
Rock Rest Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
814 Old Pageland-monroe Rd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 290-1513
Grades: PK-5
| 469 students
Rank: #1515.
Parkwood Middle School
Math: 40% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3219 Parkwood School Rd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-0655
Grades: 6-8
| 799 students
Rank: #1616.
Apprentice Academy High School
Charter School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2505 Weddington Rd.
Monroe, NC 28110
(980) 313-8610
Grades: 9-12
| 282 students
Rank: #1717.
Prospect Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3005 Ruben Rd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-0636
Grades: K-5
| 352 students
Rank: #1818.
Monroe High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1 High School Dr
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-3130
Grades: 9-12
| 971 students
Rank: #1919.
Monroe Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
601 E Sunset Drive
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-3120
Grades: 6-8
| 953 students
Rank: #2020.
Benton Heights Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 Concord Ave
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 296-3100
Grades: PK-5
| 544 students
Rank: #2121.
East Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
515 Elizabeth Ave
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-3110
Grades: PK-5
| 432 students
Rank: #2222.
Walter Bickett Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
830 South Ml King Blvd
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 238-8704
Grades: PK-5
| 545 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Monroe Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Tomberlin Street
Monroe, NC 28112
(980) 210-3627
Grades: K-4
| 101 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Wolfe School
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
722 Brewer Drive
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 290-1568
Grades: K-12
| 109 students
Rank: n/an/a
5200 Rogers Rd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 290-1559
Grades: PK-2
| 530 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Monroe, NC?
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 minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 54% (majority Black).

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