Rockvale Middle School

6543 Hwy 99
Rockvale, TN 37153
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Rockvale Middle School serves 1,370 students in grades 6-8.
Rockvale Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Tennessee state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,370 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rockvale Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

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School Overview

Rockvale Middle School's student population of 1,370 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
75 teachers
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School Rankings

Rockvale Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,721 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Rockvale Middle School is 0.59, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#440 out of 1721 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
13%
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Black
18%
21%
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White
60%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rockvale Middle School's ranking?
Rockvale Middle School is ranked #440 out of 1,721 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Tennessee.
What schools are Rockvale Middle School often compared to?
Rockvale Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Blackman Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% TN state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% TN state average).
How many students attend Rockvale Middle School?
1,370 students attend Rockvale Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Rockvale Middle School students are White, 18% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rockvale Middle School?
Rockvale Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 15:1.
What grades does Rockvale Middle School offer ?
Rockvale Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Rockvale Middle School part of?
Rockvale Middle School is part of Rutherford County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,370 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

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