South Rowan High School

1655 Patterson St, China Grove, NC 28023 | (704) 857-1161
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,005
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,005 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Don Knox
  • Fax: (704) 855-1420
  • Website: www.rss.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 340731
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,005
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 67.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 527 (52.4%)
  • Females: 478 (47.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 87 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 322 (32.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 409 (40.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
South Rowan High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.10%
Black949.4%
Asian20.2%
Hispanic797.9%
White82982.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For South Rowan High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade30130.0%
10th Grade24324.2%
11th Grade22422.3%
12th Grade23723.6%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
65.4%
District:
66.3%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for South Rowan High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 12, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to this school my 11th and 12th grade year and loved this school. If you are a student at this school you are very lucky to go to such a great school.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that South Rowan High School performed on average about the same as 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
  • Physics
  • US History
  • Writing
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Percent Tested
School:
43.3%
District:
43.9%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
491.0
District:
490.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
463.0
District:
466.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
439.0
District:
440.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,393.0
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
201069.8%67.7%77.9%
200967.1%63.4%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201089.8%88.6%84.9%
200979.3%80.7%72.9%
 
Biology Test
201088.5%82.0%81.2%
200967.5%70.7%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201077.0%76.5%78.7%
200967.3%70.6%71.3%
 
English I Test
201082.8%81.7%82.8%
200979.5%72.5%74.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201078.2%81.9%76.4%
200973.3%62.5%62.7%
 
US History Test
201084.3%80.5%81.6%
200972.1%71.4%71.2%
 
Chemistry Test
200976.5%79.6%77.7%
 
Geometry Test
200981.4%69.3%73.3%
 
Physics Test
200978.9%-85.9%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201060.1%61.5%70.4%
200968.6%68.8%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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