Rocky Top Middle School

  • Rocky Top Middle School serves 1,338 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Rocky Top Middle School's student population of 1,338 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rocky Top Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rocky Top Middle School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#422 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
72%
53%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rocky Top Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.450.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams 12 Five Star s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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