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Rocky Mount High School

Rocky Mount, NC


Rocky Mount High School
1400 Bethlehem Road
Rocky Mount, NC  27803
Phone: 252-937-9050
Nash County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,222
Type: Regular School  
Rocky Mount High School

Rocky Mount High School


Metro Area Ranking

#46
Metro Area High School Ranking: Rocky Mount High School is ranked #46 out of 52 of the best high schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (12th percentile). Cick the link to see all 52 high schools.


State Ranking

#431
Statewide High School Ranking: Rocky Mount High School is ranked #431 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (17th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Rocky Mount High School is a 2-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Nash County, NC. Rocky Mount High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,222 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

75.7
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Rocky Mount High School had a Student Growth Score of 75.7. This placed Rocky Mount High School in the 51st percentile of 2410 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All NC Schools
State Average
English 14.6 23rd 17.5
Math 17 24th 18.9
Reading 16.2 21st 19.1
Science 16.5 24th 18.8
Writing 5 33rd 5.6

Nearly all North Carolina public and charter school students who are enrolled in grade 11 for the first time are required to take the ACT. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Rocky Mount High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 27% - Level 1
 27% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 1
 28% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 18% - Level 4 (Solid)
 18% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 45% - Level 1
 45% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 510
Math 502
Composite Score 1012
SAT Participation Rate 60 %

Rocky Mount High had an average SAT score of 1012 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #162 out of 491 NC high schools (67th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Rocky Mount High was 60% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 86% - Rocky Mount High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 86% - Rocky Mount High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 1%
 Asian - 1%
 Black - 70%
 Black - 70%
 Hispanic - 4%
 Hispanic - 4%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 White - 22%
 White - 22%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Rocky Mount High School for the 2016-2017 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for Rocky Mount High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
G R Edwards Middle School 3 0.8 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
Williford Elementary School 1 1.2 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular PK-5
Rocky Mount Middle School 1 1.6 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
Englewood Elementary School 3 1.7 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 3-5
Tar River Academy 1 1.9 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular K-12
Benvenue Elementary School 2 2.5 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular K-5
D S Johnson Elementary School 1 3.3 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 3-5
J W Parker Middle School 1 3.5 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
Nash Central High School 2 3.5 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 9-12
Baskerville Elementary School 2 3.7 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular K-5
NRM Early College High School 9 4.9 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 9-13
Northern Nash High School 2 5.2 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 9-12
West Edgecombe Middle School 3 6.0 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
M B Hubbard Elementary School 1 6.8 miles Battleboro, NC Regular K-5
Nash Central Middle School 4 6.9 miles Nashville, NC Regular 6-8
Nashville Elementary School 4 7.5 miles Nashville, NC Regular PK-5
Coopers Elementary School 5 7.5 miles Elm City, NC Regular PK-5
Red Oak Middle School 4 7.7 miles Battleboro, NC Regular 6-8
G W Bulluck Elementary School 2 7.7 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular PK-5
Elm City Middle School 4 9.2 miles Elm City, NC Regular 6-8