5945 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45213
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Pleasant Ridge Montessori School serves 598 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Pleasant Ridge Montessori School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

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Pleasant Ridge Montessori School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

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School Overview

Pleasant Ridge Montessori School's student population of 598 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Pleasant Ridge Montessori School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasant Ridge Montessori School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#2357 out of 3233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
49%
17%
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White
38%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 598 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61 (Top 20%)

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