Sterling Montessori Academy

  • Sterling Montessori Academy serves 603 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (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 86% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Sterling Montessori Academy's student population of 603 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students603 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sterling Montessori Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sterling Montessori Academy is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#83 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sterling Montessori Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sterling Montessori Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sterling Montessori Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sterling Montessori Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Asian
33%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sterling Montessori Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sterling Montessori Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sterling Montessori Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sterling Montessori Academy and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sterling Montessori Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.630.46
This chart display the diversity score of Sterling Montessori Academy and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sterling Montessori Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sterling Montessori Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSterling Montessori Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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