Salisbury High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,097
College Readiness Index
31.0
Algebra Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 899 Students
  • 65 Teachers

Salisbury High
500 LINCOLNTON RD
SALISBURY, NC 28144

Phone: (704) 636-1221

District: Rowan-Salisbury Schools

Overview

Salisbury High is ranked 10th within North Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Salisbury High is 43 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 65 percent. Salisbury High is 1 of 8 high schools in the Rowan-Salisbury Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1097
State Rank
#10

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 899
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 65%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 61%
Full-Time Teachers 65

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 72%
Proficient in Algebra 59%
College Readiness Index 31.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 8
Total Students 6,164
Proficient in English (district average) 76%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 62%
College Readiness (district average) 16.4

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