Knox Middle School

  • Knox Middle School serves 573 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Knox Middle School operates within the Rowan-salisbury s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 573 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 573 students
Knox Middle School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Knox Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Knox Middle School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Knox Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Knox Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Knox Middle School American Indian Students (2000-2001)
Asian
1%
3%
Knox Middle School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
19%
16%
Knox Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
56%
26%
Knox Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
20%
50%
Knox Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Knox Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Knox Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Knox Middle 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.
0.61 0.66
Knox Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
76%
52%
Knox Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Knox Middle 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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