Rollings Middle School Of The Arts

  • Rollings Middle School Of The Arts serves 665 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Rollings Middle School Of The Arts operates within the Dorchester 02 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 665 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 665 students
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
1%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
4%
8%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
14%
35%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Black Students (1988-2015)
White
74%
52%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Rollings Middle School Of The Arts All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.42
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
50%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
6%
Rollings Middle School Of The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dorchester 02 School District's student population of 25,117 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,047 in this district is less than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,899 is less than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dorchester 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
6
Number of Students Managed 25,117 3,454
Dorchester 02 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $39 MM
Dorchester 02 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $217 MM $38 MM
Dorchester 02 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,047 $11,413
Dorchester 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,899 $10,999
Dorchester 02 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SummervilleSummerville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 788 students
    0 miles
    835 South Main Street
    SummervilleSC 29483
    (843)873-2372
    0PK-5788
  • SummervilleJames H. Spann Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 842 students
    0.2 miles
    901 John Mckissick Way
    SummervilleSC 29483
    (843)873-3050
    0.2PK-5842
  • SummervilleAlston Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 872 students
    1.4 miles
    500 Bryan Street
    SummervilleSC 29483
    (843)873-3890
    1.46-8872
  • Summerville Flowertown Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1071 students
    2 miles
    20 King Charles Circle
    SummervilleSC 29485
    (843)871-7400
    2PK-51071
  • SummervilleNewington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 837 students
    2 miles
    10 King Charles Circle
    SummervilleSC 29485
    (843)871-3230
    2PK-5837

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Learn whether a year round attendance schedule or traditional schedule may be more appropriate for your child.
July 12, 2017
It is helpful to know the issues involved when considering public versus private schools. More about these considerations here.
July 02, 2017
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.