Model High School

3252 Calhoun Rd Ne

Rome, GA 30161

Tel: (706)236-1895
Grades: 9-12

675 students

Model High School serves 675 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Model High School operates within the Floyd County School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 675 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 675 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Students by Grade Model High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Model High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2013)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
7%
37%
White
86%
44%
All Ethnic Groups Model High School Sch Ethnicity Model High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
51%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,411 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Floyd County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
6
Number of Students Managed 11,411 3,449
Floyd County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 68% 66%
Floyd County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $119 MM $34 MM
Floyd County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $117 MM $36 MM
Floyd County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,265 $9,939
Floyd County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,030 $10,367
Floyd County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rome High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Model Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Model Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RomeModel Elementary School
    3200 Calhoun Rd Ne
    RomeGA 30161
    (706)236-1827
    0.1 mi | 558 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RomeModel Middle School
    164 Barron Rd Ne
    RomeGA 30161
    (706)290-8150
    0.3 mi | 568 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RomeRome Middle School
    1020 Veterans Memorial Hwy Ne
    RomeGA 30161
    (706)235-4695
    3.2 mi | 794 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • RomeGlenwood Primary School
    75 Glenwood School Rd Ne
    RomeGA 30165
    (706)236-1855
    3.7 mi | 512 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • RomeNorth Heights Elementary School
    26 Atteiram Dr Ne
    RomeGA 30161
    (706)295-4442
    3.7 mi | 243 students | Gr. PK-6                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Did You Know?
Rome, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.42, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Rome is West End Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.