Rim Country Middle School

  • Rim Country Middle School serves 517 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rim Country Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Rim Country Middle School's student population of 517 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students517 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rim Country Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rim Country Middle School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#925 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
21%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
76%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.380.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePayson Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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