Park Road Montessori

  • Park Road Montessori serves 513 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Park Road Montessori's student population of 513 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Park Road Montessori's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Park Road Montessori is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#144 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
13%
26%
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White
69%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.500.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte-Mecklenburg s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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