Rocky Top Middle School



Rocky Top Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rocky Top Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 381
7 354
8 399
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rocky Top Middle School is a public elementary school located in Thornton, CO in the Adams 12 Five Star School District. It enrolls 1,134 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 22.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,134
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.9

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Rocky Top Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 586
(52%)
17,331
(51%)
 Female 548
(48%)
16,491
(49%)

Rocky Top Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 815
(72%)
19,447
(57%)
 Hispanic 212
(19%)
11,004
(33%)
 Asian 68
(6%)
1,677
(5%)
 Black 18
(2%)
786
(2%)
 Two or More 14
(1%)
624
(2%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
232
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
52
(0%)

Rocky Top Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 968
(85%)
20,575
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 122
(11%)
10,804
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(4%)
2,443
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Rocky Top Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Rocky Top Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 789
2006 875
2007 982
2008 1066
2009 1097
2010 1104
2011 1114
2012 1134

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 18.4
2007 19.6
2008 20.1
2009 18.8
2010 19.6
2011 20.1
2012 22.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12674271229404
2006 0.11314285714286
2007 0.10488798370672
2008 0.12007504690432
2009 0.12579762989973
2010 0.1286231884058
2011 0.1427289048474
2012 0.14638447971781

Compare Rocky Top Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,270.0% 22.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.6%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Rocky Top Middle School
Thornton, CO
Public 06 - 08 1,134 22.7:1  
Prairie Hills Elementary School
Thornton, CO
Public KG - 05 483 21:1 1 miles
Eagleview Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 609 20.4:1 2 miles
Adams12 Five Star Preschool
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Public PK - PK 780 64.8:1 2 miles
Century Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,058 23.5:1 2 miles
Primrose School of Thornton
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Private PK - TK 61 11:1 2 miles
Kindercare Learning Center
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Private PK - KG 130 7:1 2 miles
Tarver Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 454 20.5:1 2 miles
Hunters Glen Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 547 20.6:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 08 649 19.9:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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