Junius H Rose High School

Junius H Rose High School serves 1,559 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Junius H Rose High School operates within the Pitt County s School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1559 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,559 students
Junius H Rose High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 97 teachers
Junius H Rose High School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade Junius H Rose High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Junius H Rose High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
Junius H Rose High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Junius H Rose High School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
53%
27%
Junius H Rose High School Black (1988-2012)
White
36%
52%
Junius H Rose High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Junius H Rose High School Sch Ethnicity Junius H Rose High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.59 0.64
Junius H Rose High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
44%
45%
Junius H Rose High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
3%
8%
Junius H Rose High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,889 students has grown by 4251% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name Pitt County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
4
Number of Students Managed 23,889 1,593
Pitt County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 74%
Pitt County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $19 MM
Pitt County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $220 MM $18 MM
Pitt County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $401,124 $11,105
Pitt County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $401,250 $10,880
Pitt County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

School Notes:

  • Junius H Rose High School (known informally as "JH Rose", "Rose High", or simply "Rose") is a comprehensive public high school in Greenville, North Carolina, in the Pitt County Schools system.
  • Football Program: The J.H. Rose Football team, the "Rampants", are a 3-time, back-to-back-to-back 4A state champion football team, claiming the 4A state title in 1975, 2003, 2004 and 2005. The Rampants also claimed their first conference title of the newly formed Coastal Eight conference by defeating division 4AA rivals, New Bern High School in the 2005 season. Throughout the 2005 season, Greenville Rose was consistently placed 2nd in the Raleigh News and Observer polls, under 4AA champions, Charlotte Independence. The Rampants go into the 2006 season on a 22-game winning streak, dating back to the last regular season game of 2004. The Rampants have also claimed the title of back-to-back conference champions as of the 2006 season.
  • Running Program: The J.H. Rose cross country and track and field teams are up and coming after a temporary lapse since their days of glory in the 80's. The distance program carried the team through 2005 and 2006 with the help of Seniors Matt Gray, Scott Banks and Matt Barber. Gray, now running for University of Delaware, dominated the conference with a 4:28 1600 meter. Banks is just bumping 5 minutes while Barber runs anchor for the 4x800 team with his trademark kick.
  • Notable alumni: "Brent Baker", real name Brent McGillicuddy, graduated 1997, WITN news anchor, hosts weekly law program, Lawyers on Call on WITN.
  • Lee Norris - Actor who was on shows like ABC's Boy Meets World
  • Whit Haydn (Whitney Hadden), magician, current Vice-President of the Magic Castle in Hollywood.
  • Andre Brown - runningback for the NC State Wolfpack.
  • Alge Crumpler - Tightend for the Atlanta Falcons.
  • Source: Wikipedia; it is used under the GNU Free Documentation License. You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the GFDL

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pitt Memorial Hospital (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pitt Memorial Hospital (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Greenville Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greenville South Greenville Elementary School
    811 Howell St
    Greenville , NC , 27834
    (252)756-7004
    0.6  mi  |  478  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenville Sadie Saulter Elementary School
    1019 Fleming St
    Greenville , NC , 27834
    (252)758-4621
    1.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenville Elmhurst Elementary School
    1815 West Berkley Rd
    Greenville , NC , 27858
    (252)756-0180
    1.4  mi  |  404  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenville Pitt Memorial Hospital
    Special Education School
    1717 West 5th St
    Greenville , NC , 27834
    (252)830-4228
    Special Education School
    1.5  mi  |  259  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Greenville C M Eppes Middle School
    1100 Elm St
    Greenville , NC , 27858
    (252)757-2160
    1.7  mi  |  626  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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