East Rowan High School

175 St Luke's Church Rd
Salisbury, NC 28146
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
East Rowan High School serves 1,015 students in grades 9-12.
East Rowan High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤1% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

School Overview

East Rowan High School's student population of 1,015 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,015 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

East Rowan High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of East Rowan High School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#2003 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
18%
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Black
9%
25%
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White
80%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.68
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Graduation Rate
83%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRowan-Salisbury Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Rowan High School is Rowan County Early College (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Erwin Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salisbury Erwin Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 797 students
    0.0 miles
    170 St Luke's Church Rd
    Salisbury, NC 28146
    (704) 279-7265
    0 6-8 797
  • Salisbury Rowan County Early College Math: ≤5% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 238 students
    1.5 miles
    1333 Jake Alexander Blvd S
    Salisbury, NC 28145
    (704) 216-3873
    1.5 9-12 238
  • Granite Quarry Granite Quarry Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 547 students
    1.7 miles
    118 South Walnut St
    Granite Quarry, NC 28072
    (704) 279-2154
    1.7 PK-5 547
  • Faith Faith Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 370 students
    2.2 miles
    1000 School St
    Faith, NC 28041
    (704) 279-3195
    2.2 K-5 370
  • Rockwell Rockwell Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
    2.7 miles
    114 Link St
    Rockwell, NC 28138
    (704) 279-3145
    2.7 PK-5 553

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