Rollings Middle School Of The Arts

Rollings Middle School Of The Arts serves 666 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts operates within the Dorchester 02 School District.

Overview

The student population of 666 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 666 students
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 41% Male / 59%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
1%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
14%
36%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Black Students (1988-2013)
White
76%
52%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Rollings Middle School Of The Arts All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.40 0.41
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
10%
52%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,741 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,668 is less than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,993 is less than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Dorchester 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
7
Number of Students Managed 23,741 4,140
Dorchester 02 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $189 MM $37 MM
Dorchester 02 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $196 MM $43 MM
Dorchester 02 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,668 $9,170
Dorchester 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,993 $10,604
Dorchester 02 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Summerville High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alston Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Summerville Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SummervilleSummerville Elementary School
    835 South Main St
    SummervilleSC 29483
    (843)873-2372
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 780 students                      
  • SummervilleJames H. Spann Elementary School
    901 John Mckissick Way
    SummervilleSC 29483
    (843)873-3050
    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 841 students                      
  • SummervilleAlston Middle School
    500 Bryan St
    SummervilleSC 29483
    (843)873-3890
    1.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 891 students                      
  • SummervilleNewington Elementary School
    10 King Charles Circle
    SummervilleSC 29485
    (843)871-3230
    2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 817 students                      
  • Summerville Flowertown Elementary School
    20 King Charles Circle
    SummervilleSC 29485
    (843)871-7400
    2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 1018 students                      

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