Rutherford Opportunity Center School

171 Cherry Mt St, Ellenboro, NC 28040 | (828) 453-7700
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 94
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 94 middle and high school students from grades 6-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 758, Ellenboro, NC 28040
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Larry King
  • Fax: (828) 248-5297
  • Website:
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 30-JUN-01
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 343471
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 94
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 11.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 7.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 53 (56.4%)
  • Females: 41 (43.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 8 (8.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 71 (75.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 79 (84.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Rutherford Opportunity Center School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Rutherford Opportunity Center School
  Number Percent
6th Grade22.1%
7th Grade88.5%
8th Grade66.4%
9th Grade1718.1%
10th Grade1111.7%
11th Grade2122.3%
12th Grade2930.9%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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