West Rowan High School

8050 Nc 801 Hwy, Mount Ulla, NC 28125 | (704) 278-9233
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,154
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4 out of 5 | 5 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,154 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Jamie Durant
  • Fax: (704) 278-9733
  • 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
College Board Number: 342810
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,154
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 68.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 592 (51.3%)
  • Females: 562 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 134 (11.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 389 (33.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 523 (45.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Rowan High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black25622.2%
Asian70.6%
Hispanic1028.8%
White78768.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Rowan High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade31827.6%
10th Grade27523.8%
11th Grade28324.5%
12th Grade27824.1%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
81.5%
District:
66.3%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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5 reviews for West Rowan High School

  • Reviewed by Student on March 28, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is amazing. i go to school here and a i love it. it has everything i need and more.
  • Reviewed by Student on November 30, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i personally think that this school has its up and downs! there is times when the school is at the best and there is times when west is at its worst! they are one of the best schools in county:)
    now they decide to change the district, i do not think it would be the best of idea
  • Reviewed by Former Student on June 06, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great school, great staff, great enhancement opportunities

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that West 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
  • US History
  • Writing
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Percent Tested
School:
49.6%
District:
43.9%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
483.0
District:
490.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
464.0
District:
466.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
432.0
District:
440.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,379.0
District:
1,396.0
State:
1,485.0
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
201067.3%67.7%77.9%
200957.1%63.4%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201084.6%88.6%84.9%
200975.1%80.7%72.9%
 
Biology Test
201077.4%82.0%81.2%
200973.0%70.7%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201068.3%76.5%78.7%
200970.7%70.6%71.3%
 
English I Test
201084.2%81.7%82.8%
200970.6%72.5%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201069.8%81.3%82.3%
200954.7%69.3%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201082.1%81.9%76.4%
200966.0%62.5%62.7%
 
US History Test
201081.0%80.5%81.6%
200960.5%71.4%71.2%
 
Chemistry Test
200969.9%79.6%77.7%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201059.6%61.5%70.4%
200962.4%68.8%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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