Metro School



Metro School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Metro School Students by Grade
PK 8
K 10
1 10
2 11
3 10
4 15
5 14
6 14
7 19
8 13
9 21
10 13
11 19
12 66

Metro School is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 243 students in grades 1st through 12th. Metro School is the 1,368th largest public school in North Carolina and the 45,961st largest nationally. It has 7.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 243
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.75

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Metro School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 142
(58%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 101
(42%)
51,417
(49%)

Metro School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 123
(51%)
40,499
(39%)
 White 51
(21%)
30,400
(29%)
 Hispanic 49
(20%)
24,386
(23%)
 Asian 11
(5%)
6,558
(6%)
 Two or More 7
(3%)
2,330
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
138
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
499
(0%)

Metro School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 240
(99%)
64,671
(62%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
37,833
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2,306
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Metro School is ranked 930th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Metro School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Metro School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 195
2006 34
2007 195
2008 216
2009 243
2010 456
2011 554
2012 241
2013 244
2014 230
2015 243

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 5
2006 0.9
2007 5.4
2008 5.3
2009 5.3
2010 10.8
2011 13
2012 6
2013 6.5
2014 6.5
2015 7.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56410256410256
2006 0.94117647058824
2007 0.57948717948718
2008 0.54166666666667
2009 0.5843621399177
2010 0.32236842105263
2011 0.2870036101083
2012 0.70124481327801
2013 0.75
2014 0.98695652173913
2015 0.98765432098765

Compare Metro School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
720.0% 7.2:1
 
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 98.8%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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