Top School Rankings For Charlotte And Surrounding Areas

Dated: 01/29/2015

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Many of us with children looking to buy a home do so based on the areas schools.  We all know that schools can vary greatly in the quality of education our children receive.  Below is a list of Charlotte area schools that are ranked in the top 10.  

Schools were ranked based on several Factors.

  1. End of grade test scores

  2. End of course test scores

  3. SAT scores

  4. Each schools student growth index ( measuring how well the school is growing student achievement over time)

Rank School Name City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
1 Metrolina Regional Scholars' Academy Charlotte Charter K-8
2 Weddington Elementary School Matthews Regular PK-5
3 Marvin Elementary School Marvin Regular PK-5
4 Elizabeth Lane Elementary School Matthews Regular K-5
5 Providence Spring Elementary School Charlotte Regular K-5
6 Rea View Elementary School Waxhaw Regular K-5
7 McKee Road Elementary School Charlotte Regular K-5
8 Ballantyne Elementary School Charlotte Regular K-5
9 Huntersville Elementary School Huntersville Regular K-5
10 Irwin Academic Center Charlotte Magnet K-5

Rank School Name City
School
Served
1 Mount Mourne School Mooresville Regular 6-8
2 Metrolina Regional Scholars' Academy Charlotte Charter K-8
3 Jay M Robinson Middle School Charlotte Regular 6-8
4 Weddington Middle School Matthews Regular 6-8
5 Marvin Ridge Middle School Waxhaw Regular 6-8
6 Northview School Statesville Regular 6-8
7 South Charlotte Middle School Charlotte Regular 6-8
8 Community House Middle School Charlotte Regular 6-8
9 J N Fries Magnet School Concord Magnet 6-8
10 Cuthbertson Middle School Waxhaw Regular 6-8
Rank School Name City
School
Served
1 Marvin Ridge High School Waxhaw Regular 9-12
2 Cato Middle College High School Charlotte Regular 11-12
3 Union County Early College Monroe Regular 9-13
4 Ardrey Kell High School Charlotte Regular 9-12
5 Highland School of Technology Gastonia Magnet 9-12
6 Lake Norman Charter School Huntersville Charter 5-12
7 Community School of Davidson Davidson Charter K-11
8 Providence High School Charlotte Regular 9-12
9 Collaborative College for Technology & Leadership Statesville Regular 9-13
10 Challenger Early College High School Hickory Regular 9-13

All school ranking information was gathered from http://www.carolinaschoolhub.com.  Their site is very interactive and includes 488 schools from Charlotte and surrounding areas. Our children are the future and it is up to us as parents to guide them the best we can.  I hope this has helped you in your quest for better living.

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Pam Roberts

Pam is originally from NY and moved to NC in 1996, with her daughter to take advantage of everything Charlotte and the surrounding areas have to offer. Pam relocated to Charlotte under a Fortune 500 ....

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