Our school is amazing with very talented teachers and staff.The schools grades go through 6-8.Everyone there has a place as a Tutor,Assistant,or even someone to help others.Many have been successful in the process of going to the school.Our school has 967 students and counting.The lunches are homemade and "delish" also very healthy.The school has always been welcoming and wonderful.Winning would be highly appreciated.For supplying such as new text books,binders,pens,pencils,scissors,ect. Thank You for listening!
I was a student who left last year. Honestly, there is no administration and punishment does not exist. I only really liked it there because I could do whatever I want without repercussions. A slap on the wrist here and there doesn't stop the truants, fights, and delinquents. Not to mention that there was an armed bank robbery next door, this school is not in the best location nor has the best standards around. If you want to succeed, you can, but if you aren't 100 percent committed to getting a good education, you'll get caught up in the "just pass the kids through" mindset. The school has some great perks...a devoted student council, NJHS, and a breathtaking Veteran's Assembly. Good luck.
This is a great school with wonderful teachers. The students put on a great Veterans Day program last month.
.I feel this school enables children to make the wrong decisions. My child is aloud to be absent and that do not CALL PARENTS AT HOME. They just let it go and told me the can't call every parent on the list. What happend when I kid goes missing and the school can't be bother to call. I was told it was my job to know where my childs is at and the school does not call houses to help out. . The after school clubs are the only nice thing about that school. If I had another choice I would move my kids to a different school. This is the worst school in the world
This school has made great strides during the last few years under the leadership of Principal Valerie McKenney. I can't think of another middle school I would rather have my kids attend.
This school lacks communication. I have tried all year to stay in contact with staff to stay undated on my daughter who has a IEP. We have had meetings with empty promises from the staff to communicate better, which they fail every time. The teachers have themselves up on pedestals for some reason. Several teachers have been rude. My 2 children that attend the school have said that the teachers are 'bullys'.There has also been several safety issues. Think before putting your children in this school.
We have put 3 children through RMS. This is the worst year yet. The children are out of control and running the school. Bullying is over the top, fighting is an everyday occurance. Children cannot learn in an environment where they don't feel safe. The teachers do what they can but withouth the support of administration there is liitle they can do. Administration needs to toughen up and do what is necessary to get the children back under control and create an environment where learning is the focus.
Very poor communication within the school. Teachers do not communicate well with parents.
My son attends and loves this school, and the teachers are great. I've had another child that also attended RMS and she is doing outstanding. So I think RMS is doing great with our kids. The parents need to stay involved all through their kids lives not just when they are babies.
The administation has no idea how to handle a child with a mental health issue.
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