North Rowan Middle School

  • North Rowan Middle School serves 480 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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 23% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Rowan 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 student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • North Rowan Middle School's student population of 480 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Rowan 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Rowan Middle School is 0.68, which is equal to 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 School Rank#2362 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
17%
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Black
46%
25%
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White
30%
48%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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

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