Rocky River High School

  • Rocky River High School serves 1,710 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Rocky River High School operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.
  • Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District's 70% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1710 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,710 students
Rocky River High School Total Students (2011-2015)
Gender % Rocky River High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 90 teachers
Rocky River High School Total Teachers (2011-2015)
Students by Grade Rocky River High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 19:1 16:1
Rocky River High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
Asian
3%
3%
Rocky River High School Asian Students (2011-2015)
Hispanic
24%
16%
Rocky River High School Black Students (2011-2015)
Black
61%
26%
Rocky River High School Black Students (2011-2015)
White
9%
50%
Rocky River High School White Students (2011-2015)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Rocky River High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Rocky River 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.
0.57 0.45
Rocky River High School Diversity Score (2010-2015)
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.
56%
52%
Rocky River High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Rocky River High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2015)

District Comparison

  • Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District's student population of 145,636 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,921 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,023 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District Name Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
166
1
Number of Students Managed 145,636 912
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 76%
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,419 MM $10 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,433 MM $11 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,921 $11,110
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,023 $11,529
Charlotte-mecklenburg 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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