PROFICIENCY 25% 44% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
47%Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
44%North Carolina

Harding University High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools" in Charlotte, NC. There are a total of 1,747 students and 97 teachers at Harding University High, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 1,738 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Harding University High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 24.5%, which is 44% lower than the North Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch1738
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment153
Taking some courses65
Taking some courses (not tests)86
Passing some courses12
Passing no courses49

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 Harding University High, there are a total of 153 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 65 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School16%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School33%

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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Harding University High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 3.1% 30.8% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 67.2% 41.1% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 2.9% 5.5% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 24.7% 19.4% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.5% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.5% 2.5% 3.7% 3.1%

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Charlotte demographics profile

StatisticCharlotteNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,64218191
Median age33.838.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%57%55%
Speak English79%89%79%
Speak Spanish12%7%13%

Education level achieved in Charlotte

IndexCharlotteNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade86.8%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school86.0%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college69.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.3%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.0%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters14.2%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.5%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Harding University High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.