Romig Middle School

  • Romig Middle School serves 770 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Romig Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Alaska state average of 53%.

Top Placements

Romig Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

  • Romig Middle School's student population of 770 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students770 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Romig Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 465 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Romig Middle School is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#217 out of 465 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
7%
23%
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Asian
11%
6%
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Hispanic
17%
7%
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Black
3%
3%
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White
41%
47%
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Hawaiian
7%
3%
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Two or more races
14%
11%
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Diversity Score0.770.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchorage School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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