Rock Rest Elementary School

  • Rock Rest Elementary School serves 611 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Rock Rest Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Rock Rest Elementary School's student population of 611 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students611 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rock Rest Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rock Rest Elementary School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#864 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
68%
17%
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Black
21%
26%
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White
9%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rock Rest Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.49n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rock Rest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  • Monroe Monroe High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1189 students
    2.6 miles
    1 High School Dr
    Monroe, NC 28112
    (704)296-3130
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  • Monroe East Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
    3.0 miles
    515 Elizabeth Ave
    Monroe, NC 28112
    (704)296-3110
    3.0 PK-5 577
  • Monroe Monroe Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 954 students
    3.1 miles
    601 E Sunset Drive
    Monroe, NC 28112
    (704)296-3120
    3.1 6-8 954
  • Monroe Wolfe School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 79 students
    4.0 miles
    722 Brewer Drive
    Monroe, NC 28112
    (704)290-1568
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