Rice Lake Middle School

204 Cameron Rd

Rice Lake, WI 54868-1837

Tel: (715)234-8156
Grades: 5-8

641 students

Rice Lake Middle School serves 641 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Rice Lake Middle School operates within the Rice Lake Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 641 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 641 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Rice Lake Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Rice Lake Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Hispanic
3%
10%
White
90%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Rice Lake Middle School Sch Ethnicity Rice Lake 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.
0.19 0.25
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.
36%
34%
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.
10%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,564 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Rice Lake Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 2,564 927
District Total Revenue $30 MM $12 MM
Rice Lake Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $29 MM $12 MM
Rice Lake Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,517 $12,827
Rice Lake Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,111 $12,642
Rice Lake Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rice Lake High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cameron Academy Of Virtual Education (6.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hilltop Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rice LakeHilltop Elementary School
    202 Cameron Rd
    Rice LakeWI 54868
    (715)234-4998
    0 mi | 339 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Rice LakeHilltop Day Care & Preschool
    104 Cameron Rd
    Rice LakeWI 54868
    (715)234-6671
    0.1 mi | 18 students | Gr. PK                      
  • Rice LakeRice Lake High School
    30 South Wisconsin Ave
    Rice LakeWI 54868
    (715)234-2181
    0.4 mi | 769 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Rice LakeJefferson Elementary School
    30 Phipps Ave
    Rice LakeWI 54868
    (715)234-3145
    0.4 mi | 156 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Rice LakeKiddie Korner Preschool
    608 West Marshall
    Rice LakeWI 54868
    (715)234-5432
    0.5 mi | 18 students | Gr. PK                      

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Barron County, WI 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 0.15, which is lower than the Wisconsin average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Barron County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.