PROFICIENCY 75% 61% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
45%Charleston 01
46%South Carolina

Montessori Community School is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "Charleston 01" in Charleston, SC. There are a total of 232 students and 17 teachers at Montessori Community School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 21 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.

Montessori Community School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 74.5%, which is 61% higher than the South Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch21
Reduced lunch3


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Montessori Community School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

3>= 80%
6>= 80%
7>= 80%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

6>= 80%
7>= 80%
8>= 80%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Montessori Community School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictSouth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 80.5% 46.2% 52.7% 51.1%
African American 6.8% 42.0% 34.8% 15.9%
Asian 3.0% 1.5% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.0% 7.6% 7.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.8% 2.4% 3.0% 3.1%

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Charleston demographics profile

StatisticCharlestonSouth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,72614891
Median age39.338.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%56%55%
Speak English94%93%79%
Speak Spanish3%4%13%

Education level achieved in Charleston

IndexCharlestonSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade96.9%83.0%84.3%
Completed high school96.7%81.6%83.0%
Completed some college84.5%56.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree66.5%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors59.3%26.5%30.3%
Completed masters20.9%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.2%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.0%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Montessori Community School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.