Rainbow Middle School

Tel: (256)442-1095
Grades: 6-9

688 students

Rainbow Middle School serves 688 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Rainbow Middle School operates within the Etowah County School District.

Overview

The student population of 688 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 688 students
Rainbow Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Rainbow Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Rainbow Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Rainbow Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Rainbow Middle School Asian (1990-2013)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Rainbow Middle School Hispanic (1993-2013)
Black
5%
34%
Rainbow Middle School Black (1991-2013)
White
91%
57%
Rainbow Middle School White (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Rainbow Middle School Sch Ethnicity Rainbow Middle 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.
0.17 0.31
Rainbow Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
27%
52%
Rainbow Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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%
6%
Rainbow Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,138 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Etowah County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
7
Number of Students Managed 9,138 2,979
Etowah County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $29 MM
District Spending $85 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,043 $9,620
Etowah County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,214 $10,180
Etowah County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Etowah Co Spec Ed Learning Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Etowah Co Spec Ed Learning Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John S Jones Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rainbow CityJohn S Jones Elementary School
    301 Lumley Rd
    Rainbow CityAL 35906
    (256)442-2900
    0.1 mi | 740 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Rainbow CityEtowah Co Spec Ed Learning Center
    Special Education School
    209a Grand Ave West
    Rainbow CityAL 35906
    (256)442-1050
    Special Education School

    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • GadsdenSouthside High School
    2150 Hwy 77
    GadsdenAL 35907
    (256)442-2172
    2.8 mi | 832 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • GadsdenEura Brown Elementary School
    1231 Alcott Rd
    GadsdenAL 35901
    (256)546-0011
    2.9 mi | 421 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • GadsdenSouthside Elementary School
    2551 Hwy 77
    GadsdenAL 35907
    (256)442-1090
    3.1 mi | 614 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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