West Rowan Middle School

West Rowan Middle School serves 711 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
West Rowan Middle School operates within the Rowan-salisbury s School District.

Overview

The student population of 711 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 711 students
West Rowan Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
West Rowan Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade West Rowan Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 16:1 15:1
West Rowan Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
West Rowan Middle School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
11%
13%
West Rowan Middle School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
15%
27%
West Rowan Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
69%
52%
West Rowan Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups West Rowan Middle School Sch Ethnicity West 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.
0.49 0.44
West 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.
48%
45%
West 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.
7%
8%
West 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 West Rowan High School (3.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Knox Middle School (6.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hurley Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Salisbury Hurley Elementary School
    625 Hurley School Rd
    Salisbury , NC , 28147
    (704)639-3038
    2  mi  |  622  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mount Ulla West Rowan High School
    8050 Nc 801 Hwy
    Mount Ulla , NC , 28125
    (704)278-9233
    3.6  mi  |  1084  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Woodleaf Woodleaf Elementary School
    9055 School St
    Woodleaf , NC , 27054
    (704)278-2203
    3.8  mi  |  428  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Salisbury H D Isenberg Elementary School
    2800 Jake Alexander Blvd North
    Salisbury , NC , 28147
    (704)639-3009
    4.5  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Cleveland Cleveland Elementary School
    107 School St
    Cleveland , NC , 27013
    (704)278-2131
    5.6  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Salisbury, 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 0.19, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Salisbury is Beaver Run School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.