Granite Quarry Elementary School

Granite Quarry Elementary School serves 485 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Granite Quarry Elementary School operates within the Rowan-salisbury s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 485 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 485 students
Granite Quarry Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Granite Quarry Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Granite Quarry Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Granite Quarry Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Granite Quarry Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
11%
15%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
20%
26%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
65%
51%
Granite Quarry Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.65
Granite Quarry Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
54%
47%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Rowan-salisbury s School District's student population of 19,831 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,197 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Rowan-salisbury s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed 19,831 834
Rowan-salisbury s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $192 MM n/a
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $186 MM n/a
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,197 n/a
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,891 n/a
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Rowan Co Early College High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Erwin Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Faith Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • SalisburyRowan Co Early College High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 222 students
    0.5 miles
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    SalisburyNC 28146
    (704)216-3873
    0.59-12222
  • SalisburyEast Rowan High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1044 students
    1.7 miles
    175 St Luke's Church Rd
    SalisburyNC 28146
    (704)279-5232
    1.79-121044
  • SalisburyErwin Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 905 students
    1.7 miles
    170 St Luke's Church Rd
    SalisburyNC 28146
    (704)279-7265
    1.76-8905
  • FaithFaith Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 415 students
    1.8 miles
    1000 School St
    FaithNC 28041
    (704)279-3195
    1.8KG-5415
  • SalisburyKoontz Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 591 students
    2.9 miles
    685 East Ritchie Rd
    SalisburyNC 28146
    (704)216-0273
    2.9KG-5591

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