Granite Quarry Elementary School

Granite Quarry Elementary School serves 529 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Granite Quarry Elementary School operates within the Rowan-salisbury s School District.

Overview

The student population of 529 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 529 students
Granite Quarry Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Granite Quarry Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Granite Quarry Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 17:1 15:1
Granite Quarry Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
11%
13%
Black
19%
27%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
62%
52%
Granite Quarry Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Granite Quarry Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Granite Quarry Elementary 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.
0.57 0.64
Granite Quarry Elementary 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.
51%
45%
Granite Quarry Elementary 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.
10%
8%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,330 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Rowan-salisbury s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 20,330 1,593
Rowan-salisbury s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $199 MM $19 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $191 MM $18 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,529 $11,105
Rowan-salisbury s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,107 $10,880
Rowan-salisbury 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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rowan County Early College High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Charles C Erwin Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Faith Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Salisbury Rowan County Early College High School
    Rowancabarrus Community Co
    Salisbury , NC , 28146
    (704)636-7500
    0.5  mi  |  225  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Salisbury Charles C Erwin Middle School
    170 St Luke's Church Rd
    Salisbury , NC , 28146
    (704)279-7265
    1.7  mi  |  960  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Salisbury East Rowan High School
    175 St Luke's Church Rd
    Salisbury , NC , 28146
    (704)279-5232
    1.7  mi  |  1073  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Faith Faith Elementary School
    1000 School St
    Faith , NC , 28041
    (704)279-3195
    1.8  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Salisbury Elizabeth Duncan Koo Elementary School
    485 East Ritchie Rd
    Salisbury , NC , 28146
    (704)216-0273
    2.9  mi  |  570  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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