East Rowan High School

175 St Luke's Church Rd, Salisbury, NC 28146 | (704) 279-5232
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,179
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,179 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Kelly Sparger
  • Fax: (704) 279-4549
  • Website: www.rss.k12.nc.us
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 343498
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,179
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 75.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 596 (50.6%)
  • Females: 583 (49.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 108 (9.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 340 (28.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 448 (38.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
East Rowan High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.5%
Black887.5%
Asian90.8%
Hispanic282.4%
White1,04888.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For East Rowan High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade29224.8%
10th Grade30626.0%
11th Grade30325.7%
12th Grade27823.6%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
77.1%
District:
66.3%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that East Rowan High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on EOC and EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Algebra II
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Civics and Economics
  • English I
  • Geometry
  • Physical Science
  • US History
  • Writing
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Percent Tested
School:
41.2%
District:
43.9%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
504.0
District:
490.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
479.0
District:
466.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
456.0
District:
440.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,439.0
District:
1,396.0
State:
1,485.0
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

EOC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

EOC - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201060.4%67.7%77.9%
200970.0%63.4%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201094.4%88.6%84.9%
200984.5%80.7%72.9%
 
Biology Test
201084.9%82.0%81.2%
200980.1%70.7%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201083.0%76.5%78.7%
200980.4%70.6%71.3%
 
English I Test
201085.4%81.7%82.8%
200979.7%72.5%74.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201083.1%81.9%76.4%
200946.8%62.5%62.7%
 
US History Test
201085.4%80.5%81.6%
200979.8%71.4%71.2%
 
Chemistry Test
200987.5%79.6%77.7%
 
Geometry Test
200990.4%69.3%73.3%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201066.7%61.5%70.4%
200969.2%68.8%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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