North Rowan Middle School

North Rowan Middle School serves 526 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
North Rowan Middle School operates within the Rowan-salisbury s School District.

Overview

The student population of 526 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 526 students
North Rowan Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
North Rowan Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade North Rowan Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
North Rowan Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
North Rowan Middle School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
11%
13%
North Rowan Middle School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
39%
27%
North Rowan Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
40%
52%
North Rowan Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups North Rowan Middle School Sch Ethnicity North Rowan Middle 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.
0.68 0.44
North Rowan Middle 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.
67%
45%
North Rowan Middle 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%
North Rowan Middle 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 1,682
Rowan-salisbury s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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 $9,434 $11,105
Rowan-salisbury s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,017 $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 North Rowan High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Knox Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Rowan Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SpencerNorth Rowan Elementary School
    600 Charles St
    SpencerNC 28159
    (704)639-3042
    0.1 mi | 493 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SpencerNorth Rowan High School
    300 North Whitehead Ave
    SpencerNC 28159
    (704)636-4420
    0.3 mi | 689 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SalisburyE Hanford Dole Elementary School
    465 Choate Rd
    SalisburyNC 28146
    (704)639-3046
    1.8 mi | 495 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SalisburyHenderson Independent High School
    Alternative School
    1215 North Main St
    SalisburyNC 28144
    (704)639-3103
    Alternative School

    2.4 mi | 50 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • SalisburyCarroll T Overton Elementary School
    1825 Park Rd West
    SalisburyNC 28144
    (704)639-3000
    2.9 mi | 437 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Rowan County, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.00, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Rowan County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.