Rockwell Middle School serves 79 students in grades 6-8.
Rockwell Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Rockwell Middle School's student population of 79 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
79 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Rockwell Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rockwell Middle School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2994 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
32%
18%
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White
66%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
This chart display the diversity score of Rockwell Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rockwell Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rockwell Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   4/16/2018
this school changed my life i love alomst all of the the teachers,the staff who arnt teacher as well I love mr. Moore and mr. Jerry I love the fact that they treat you like your family I love the fact that you can feel like your at home and when you need a friend they'll be there and expeactlly when you need someone who will be there for you when you need it and when you need as someone to treat you like family when you need someone to do that i love who when your Norton joking thdy get the joke I love this school so much
- Posted by Student/Alumni - olivia pelkey-holt

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 79 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47 (Top 50%)

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