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 5 public preschools serving 1,392 students in Montgomery County Schools School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in North Carolina.
Public Preschools in Montgomery County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the North Carolina public pre school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 46% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the North Carolina public preschool average of 58% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
12 Schools
976 Schools
# Students
3,572 Students
449,714 Students
# Teachers
239 Teachers
32,939 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.
55%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Montgomery County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science 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
0.72
# American Indian Students
6 Students
6,715 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
64 Students
16,990 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# Hispanic Students
1,326 Students
98,653 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
22%
# Black Students
687 Students
113,088 Students
% Black Students
19%
25%
# White Students
1,323 Students
188,648 Students
% White Students
37%
42%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
659 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
174 Students
24,961 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
136
21,054
# Students in K Grade:
234
72,400
# Students in 1st Grade:
234
69,634
# Students in 2nd Grade:
239
71,332
# Students in 3rd Grade:
254
68,518
# Students in 4th Grade:
272
67,887
# Students in 5th Grade:
254
65,758
# Students in 6th Grade:
244
4,881
# Students in 7th Grade:
271
3,622
# Students in 8th Grade:
311
3,587
# Students in 9th Grade:
317
226
# Students in 10th Grade:
286
242
# Students in 11th Grade:
299
194
# Students in 12th Grade:
221
379
# 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
$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
$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
$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
$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 Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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: n/an/a
310 N Russell St
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 576-3651
Grades: PK-2
| 257 students

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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%)
  • : 55% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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