Rocky River High School

Rocky River High School serves 1,692 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Rocky River High School operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District's 70% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1692 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,692 students
Rocky River High School Total Students (2011-2014)
Gender % Rocky River High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Rocky River High School Total Teachers (2011-2014)
Students by Grade Rocky River High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Rocky River High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Rocky River High School Asian Students (2011-2014)
Hispanic
21%
15%
Rocky River High School Black Students (2011-2014)
Black
62%
26%
Rocky River High School Black Students (2011-2014)
White
11%
51%
Rocky River High School White Students (2011-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Rocky River High 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.
0.56 0.45
Rocky River High School Diversity Score (2010-2014)
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.
57%
47%
Rocky River High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2014)
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.
9%
7%
Rocky River High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2014)

District Comparison

Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District's student population of 142,991 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,770 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 96% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,169 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
165
1
Number of Students Managed 142,991 1,120
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 76%
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $2,297 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $1,530 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $16,770 $10,864
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,169 $10,591
Charlotte-mecklenburg 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 Independence High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northeast Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clear Creek Elementary School (1 miles away)
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