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Salisbury High School

Salisbury, NC


Salisbury High School
500 Lincolnton Rd
Salisbury, NC  28144
Phone: 704-636-1221
Rowan County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 805
Type: Regular School  
Salisbury High School

Salisbury High School


Metro Area Ranking

#72
Metro Area High School Ranking: Salisbury High School is ranked #72 out of 108 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (33rd percentile). Cick the link to see all 108 high schools.


State Ranking

#336
Statewide High School Ranking: Salisbury High School is ranked #336 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (35th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Salisbury High School is a 4-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Rowan County, NC. Salisbury High School has an enrollment of approximately 805 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

58.2
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Salisbury High School had a Student Growth Score of 58.2. This placed Salisbury High School in the 13th 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 16 34th 17.5
Math 18 34th 18.9
Reading 17.5 32nd 19.1
Science 17.7 35th 18.8
Writing 5.4 41st 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 Salisbury High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 18% - Level 4 (Solid)
 18% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 47% - Level 1
 47% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 37% - Level 1
 37% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 61% - Level 1
 61% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 508
Math 496
Composite Score 1004
SAT Participation Rate 41 %

Salisbury High had an average SAT score of 1004 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #168 out of 491 NC high schools (66th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Salisbury High was 41% 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
 72% - Salisbury High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 72% - Salisbury High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 50%
 Black - 50%
 Hispanic - 24%
 Hispanic - 24%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 23%
 White - 23%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Salisbury 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 Salisbury High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Knox Middle School 1 1.5 miles Salisbury, NC Regular 6-8
Rowan County Early College 9 1.7 miles Salisbury, NC Regular 9-12
Overton Elementary School 1 1.8 miles Salisbury, NC Regular K-5
Henderson High School 3 1.8 miles Salisbury, NC Regular 6-12
Koontz Elementary School 1 2.7 miles Salisbury, NC Regular K-5
Isenberg Elementary School 1 2.7 miles Salisbury, NC Regular PK-5
Dole Elementary School 1 3.4 miles Salisbury, NC Regular PK-5
North Rowan High School 2 3.8 miles Spencer, NC Regular 9-12
Southeast Middle School 4 4.0 miles Salisbury, NC Regular 6-8
North Rowan Elementary School 1 4.1 miles Spencer, NC Regular PK-5
North Rowan Middle School 2 4.2 miles Spencer, NC Regular 6-8
Granite Quarry Elementary School 6 4.3 miles Salisbury, NC Regular PK-5
Hurley Elementary School 1 4.8 miles Salisbury, NC Regular K-5
Faith Elementary School 8 5.4 miles Faith, NC Regular K-5
Erwin Middle School 3 5.9 miles Salisbury, NC Regular 6-8
Knollwood Elementary School 2 6.1 miles Salisbury, NC Regular K-5
East Rowan High School 4 6.1 miles Salisbury, NC Regular 9-12
West Rowan Middle School 2 6.6 miles Salisbury, NC Regular 6-8
Carson High School 6 7.6 miles China Grove, NC Regular 9-12
China Grove Middle School 5 7.7 miles China Grove, NC Regular 6-8






 




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