Rome Middle School

1020 Veterans Memorial Hwy Ne
Rome, GA 30161
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Rome Middle School serves 959 students in grades 7-8.
Rome Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Rome Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Rome Middle School's student population of 959 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students959 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

Rome Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Rome Middle School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1091 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
15%
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Black
36%
37%
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White
27%
40%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRome City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rome Middle School is Rome High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bob Richards Regional Youth Detention Center (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Heights Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rome Rome High School Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,865 student
    1.4 miles
    1000 Veterans Memorial Hwy Ne
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 235-9653
    1.4 9-12 1,865
  • Rome North Heights Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 485 students
    1.5 miles
    26 Atteiram Dr Ne
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 295-4442
    1.5 PK-6 485
  • Rome Glenwood Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 460 students
    1.9 miles
    75 Glenwood School Rd Ne
    Rome, GA 30165
    (706) 236-1855
    1.9 PK-2 460
  • Rome Model Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
    3.1 miles
    3200 Calhoun Rd Ne
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 236-1827
    3.1 PK-5 552
  • Rome Model High School Math: 53% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 707 students
    3.2 miles
    3252 Calhoun Rd Ne
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 236-1895
    3.2 9-12 707

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