North Rowan Middle School

512 Charles St, Spencer, NC 28159 | (704) 639-3018
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 553
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 553 middle school students from grades 6-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 512 Charles Street, Spencer, NC 28159
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Alexis Cowan
  • Fax: (704) 639-3099
  • Website: www.rss.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 553
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 278 (50.3%)
  • Females: 275 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 49 (8.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 340 (61.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 389 (70.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
North Rowan Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.5%
Black26347.6%
Asian101.8%
Hispanic458.1%
White23242.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For North Rowan Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade18533.5%
7th Grade18533.5%
8th Grade18333.1%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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3 reviews for North Rowan Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on September 25, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Hi im Hayley overcash and i love this scholl ps i wrote the first comment lol!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 31, 2008
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  • i love this school because i met a lot of guys there and i go there now but it has a wonderful education
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 11, 2008
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My grandson has enjoyed this year. Looking forward to another great year. His last year, so sad to say. I Hope his next 4 yrs. will be as awarding as these have been. Keep up the great work.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that North Rowan Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on EOC and EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

EOC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

EOC - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201091.7%67.7%77.9%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201058.0%73.1%81.1%
200965.6%70.3%78.7%
 
Reading Test
201054.9%71.0%76.6%
200956.4%65.1%72.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201064.5%70.6%80.8%
200958.6%67.6%79.1%
 
Reading Test
201046.8%59.3%67.6%
200944.0%58.4%65.7%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201065.5%77.9%84.6%
200964.7%77.1%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201047.7%63.3%70.3%
200950.0%63.1%67.5%
 
Science Test
201054.0%68.3%73.5%
200947.3%63.7%68.3%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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