Rock Falls Middle School

  • Rock Falls Middle School serves 320 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Rock Falls Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Rock Falls Middle School's student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rock Falls Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rock Falls Middle School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1455 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
31%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
63%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rock Falls Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.510.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rock Falls Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRock Falls ESD 13 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rock Falls Dillon Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-2 | 283 students
    0.4 miles
    1901 8th Ave
    Rock Falls, IL 61071
    (815)625-3356
    0.4 K-2 283
  • Rock Falls Merrill Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: 3-5 | 323 students
    1.0 miles
    600 4th Ave
    Rock Falls, IL 61071
    (815)625-4634
    1.0 3-5 323
  • Rock Falls Rock Falls Township High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 659 students
    1.0 miles
    101 12th Ave
    Rock Falls, IL 61071
    (815)625-3886
    1.0 9-12 659
  • Rock Falls Riverdale Preschool Center Magnet School
    Grades: PK | 138 students
    1.4 miles
    3505 Prophet Rd
    Rock Falls, IL 61071
    (815)625-5280
    1.4 PK 138
  • Rock Falls Thome Ed School Special Education School
    Magnet School
    36 students
    1.4 miles
    500 E 5th St
    Rock Falls, IL 61071
    (815)625-1026
    1.4 n/a 36

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