Rocky Mount High School

  • Rocky Mount High School serves 1,280 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Rocky Mount High School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.
  • Nash-rocky Mount s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1280 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,280 students
Rocky Mount High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Rocky Mount High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Rocky Mount High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Rocky Mount High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less 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 18:1 16:1
Rocky Mount High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Rocky Mount High School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Rocky Mount High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
5%
16%
Rocky Mount High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
73%
26%
Rocky Mount High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
18%
50%
Rocky Mount High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Rocky Mount High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Rocky Mount High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Rocky Mount High 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.
0.44 0.45
Rocky Mount High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
59%
52%
Rocky Mount High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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%
Rocky Mount High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Nash-rocky Mount s School District's student population of 16,151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,721 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 $8,718 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed 16,151 912
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 76%
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $140 MM $10 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $140 MM $11 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,721 $11,110
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,718 $11,529
Nash-rocky Mount 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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