201 Highland Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06854
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Roton Middle School serves 592 students in grades 6-8.
Roton Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut 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 38% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Roton Middle School's student population of 592 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
592 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Roton Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Roton Middle School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#564 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
38%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Roton Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
49%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Roton Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
50%
28%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
32%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score
0.64
This chart display the diversity score of Roton Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Roton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Roton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Roton Middle School often compared to?

Roton Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Nathan Hale Middle School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).

How many students attend Roton Middle School?

592 students attend Roton Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

50% of Roton Middle School students are Hispanic, 32% of students are White, 11% of students are Black, 4% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Roton Middle School?

Roton Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.

What grades does Roton Middle School offer ?

Roton Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Roton Middle School part of?

Roton Middle School is part of Norwalk School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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