Montgomery County Schools School District

441 Page Street
Troy, NC 27371-0427
(District boundaries shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Montgomery County Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 3,572 students in Montgomery County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in North Carolina.
Public Schools in Montgomery County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 50% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the North Carolina public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
12 Schools
2,752 Schools
# Students
3,572 Students
1,524,291 Students
# Teachers
239 Teachers
100,983 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Montgomery County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 325 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NC)
#246 out of 325 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Montgomery County Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
38%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Montgomery County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montgomery County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Montgomery County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.69
0.70
# American Indian Students
6 Students
17,561 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
64 Students
58,380 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# Hispanic Students
1,326 Students
302,316 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
20%
# Black Students
687 Students
380,019 Students
% Black Students
19%
25%
# White Students
1,323 Students
684,977 Students
% White Students
37%
45%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
2,197 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
174 Students
79,811 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
136
21,304
# Students in K Grade:
234
112,495
# Students in 1st Grade:
234
108,688
# Students in 2nd Grade:
239
111,859
# Students in 3rd Grade:
254
112,431
# Students in 4th Grade:
272
113,015
# Students in 5th Grade:
254
113,863
# Students in 6th Grade:
244
116,205
# Students in 7th Grade:
271
121,315
# Students in 8th Grade:
311
123,350
# Students in 9th Grade:
317
142,947
# Students in 10th Grade:
286
119,163
# Students in 11th Grade:
299
110,398
# Students in 12th Grade:
221
97,258
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,933 is higher than the state median of $11,354. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,215 is higher than the state median of $11,785. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$46 MM
$17,307 MM
This chart display total revenue of Montgomery County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$47 MM
$17,964 MM
This chart display total spending of Montgomery County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$12,933
$11,354
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Montgomery County Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$13,215
$11,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Montgomery County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Montgomery County Schools School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Montgomery County Early College
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1011 Page St
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 898-9690
Grades: 9-13
| 256 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
East Middle School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
130 Merlin's Maze
Biscoe, NC 27209
(910) 428-3278
Grades: 6-8
| 467 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Star Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
302 S Main Street
Star, NC 27356
(910) 428-4333
Grades: PK-5
| 279 students
Rank: #44.
Green Ridge Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
129 Mccaskill Rd
Biscoe, NC 27209
(910) 428-4196
Grades: PK-5
| 300 students
Rank: #55.
Mount Gilead Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 School Street
Mount Gilead, NC 27306
(910) 439-5411
Grades: PK-5
| 208 students
Rank: #66.
Montgomery Central High School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
770 Glen Road
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 556-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 819 students
Rank: #77.
West Middle School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
129 Nc Hwy 109s
Mount Gilead, NC 27306
(910) 572-9378
Grades: 6-8
| 354 students
Rank: #88.
Candor Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
414 S Main
Candor, NC 27229
(910) 974-4582
Grades: PK-5
| 348 students
Rank: #99.
Page Street Elementary School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
897 Page Street
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 576-1307
Grades: 3-5
| 231 students
Rank: #1010.
Montgomery Learning Academy
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
310 S Main
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 572-1161
Grades: 6-12
| 53 students
Rank: n/an/a
Montgomery Virtual
772 Glen Rd
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 576-6511
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
310 N Russell St
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 576-3651
Grades: PK-2
| 257 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Montgomery County Schools School District?
Montgomery County Schools School District manages 12 public schools serving 3,572 students.
What is the rank of Montgomery County Schools School District?
Montgomery County Schools School District is ranked #243 out of 325 school districts in North Carolina (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of North Carolina school districts for: Highest graduation rate (Top 10%) and Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Montgomery County Schools School District?
37% of Montgomery County Schools School District students are Hispanic, 37% of students are White, 19% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Montgomery County Schools School District?
Montgomery County Schools School District has a student/teacher ratio of 15:1, which is equal to the North Carolina state average of 15:1.
What is Montgomery County Schools School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $13,215 is higher than the state median of $11,785. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 12 schools
  • Grades: PK-13
  • Enrollment: 3,572 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : 95% (Top 10% in NC)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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