PROFICIENCY 37% 16% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%Rockingham County Schools
44%North Carolina

Rockingham County High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Rockingham County Schools" in Ruffin, NC. There are a total of 1,082 students and 60 teachers at Rockingham County High, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 1,068 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Rockingham County High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 36.5%, which is 16% lower than the North Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch1068
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment105
Taking some courses68
Taking some courses (not tests)38
Passing some courses41
Passing no courses11

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Rockingham County High, there are a total of 105 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 68 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School30-34%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School35-39%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Rockingham County High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 81.5% 62.6% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 9.2% 19.8% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 0.6% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.7% 11.6% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.9% 5.0% 3.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Rockingham County Middle School44%0.8Wentworth, NC
Wentworth Elementary49%0.8Wentworth, NC
Rockingham Co Early College High75%1.6Wentworth, NC
Moss Street Elementary29%3.6Reidsville, NC
The Score Center20%3.7Reidsville, NC
Monroeton Elementary45%4.8Reidsville, NC
South End Elementary50%5.0Reidsville, NC
Reidsville Middle School24%5.2Reidsville, NC
Reidsville High32%5.3Reidsville, NC
Leaksville-spray Elementary44%7.4Eden, NC
Douglass Elementary42%7.8Eden, NC
Central Elementary49%8.2Eden, NC

Ruffin demographics profile

StatisticRuffinNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)87018191
Median age42.038.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%57%55%
Speak English89%89%79%
Speak Spanish11%7%13%

Education level achieved in Ruffin

IndexRuffinNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade83.2%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school81.4%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college44.1%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.7%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.8%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.2%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.2%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Rockingham County High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.