East Rowan High School

  • East Rowan High School serves 1,055 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • East Rowan High School operates within the Rowan-salisbury s School District.
  • Rowan-salisbury s School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1055 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,055 students
East Rowan High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %East Rowan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
East Rowan High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeEast Rowan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
East Rowan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
East Rowan High School American Indian Students (2008-2010)
Asian
n/a
3%
East Rowan High School Asian Students (1990-2011)
Hispanic
4%
16%
East Rowan High School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
9%
26%
East Rowan High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
87%
50%
East Rowan High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
East Rowan High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsEast Rowan High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.240.66
East Rowan High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
34%
52%
East Rowan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
8%
5%
East Rowan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Rowan-salisbury s School District's student population of 20,111 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,526 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,210 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameRowan-salisbury s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed20,111912
Rowan-salisbury s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate77%76%
Rowan-salisbury s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$192 MM$18 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$186 MM$18 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,526$10,864
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,210$10,591
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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