Granite Quarry Elementary School

  • Granite Quarry Elementary School serves 493 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Granite Quarry Elementary School operates within the Rowan-salisbury s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 493 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 493 students
Granite Quarry Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Granite Quarry Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Granite Quarry Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Granite Quarry Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Granite Quarry Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Granite Quarry Elementary School American Indian Students (1992-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
11%
16%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
19%
26%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
66%
50%
Granite Quarry Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Granite Quarry Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Granite Quarry Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.52 0.45
Granite Quarry Elementary 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.
51%
52%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
9%
5%
Granite Quarry Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Rowan-salisbury s School District's student population of 20,111 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,191 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,895 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Rowan-salisbury s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed 20,111 912
Rowan-salisbury s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $182 MM $10 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $176 MM $11 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,191 $11,110
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,895 $11,529
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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