Erwin Middle School

170 St Luke's Church Rd
Salisbury, NC 28146
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Erwin Middle School serves 797 students in grades 6-8.
Erwin Middle 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 24% (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 35% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

School Overview

Erwin Middle School's student population of 797 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students797 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Erwin Middle 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 Erwin Middle School is 0.34, 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
#1963 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
18%
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Black
7%
25%
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White
81%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Erwin Middle School is East Rowan High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southeast Middle School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Granite Quarry Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salisbury East Rowan High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,015 student
    0.0 miles
    175 St Luke's Church Rd
    Salisbury, NC 28146
    (704) 279-5232
    0 9-12 1,015
  • 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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