Sands Montessori Elementary School

  • Sands Montessori Elementary School serves 716 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sands Montessori Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

Top Placements

Sands Montessori Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • Sands Montessori Elementary School's student population of 716 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sands Montessori Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,247 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sands Montessori Elementary School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#730 out of 3247 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
15%
16%
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White
72%
71%
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sands Montessori Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.450.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sands Montessori Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCincinnati City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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