Salisbury High School

  • Salisbury High School serves 813 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Salisbury High School operates within the Rowan-salisbury s School District.
  • Rowan-salisbury s School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 813 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 813 students
Salisbury High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Salisbury High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Salisbury High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Salisbury High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 14:1 16:1
Salisbury High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Salisbury High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
18%
16%
Salisbury High School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
48%
26%
Salisbury High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
30%
50%
Salisbury High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Salisbury High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Salisbury High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.65 0.45
Salisbury High 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.
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Salisbury High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
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Salisbury High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Rowan-salisbury s School District's student population of 20,111 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 70% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,684 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,795 is less than the state average of $15,099. 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 (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 77% 76%
Rowan-salisbury s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $175 MM $14 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $177 MM $14 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,684 $15,636
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,795 $15,099
Rowan-salisbury s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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