Rockwood School District Annual Report 2019-2020

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Student Achievement

Members of the Marquette High graduating class of 2019

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Rockwood School District continues to be a state and national leader in education. Rockwood students are performing at high levels in the content areas of Reading, Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies on state assessment tests.​​

US News and World Report Best High Schools Silver Award badge
Niche.com Best Schools of 2019 badge
Washington Post Most Challenging High Schools 2017 badge​​

ACT

ACT reports a total of 1,815 Rockwood students with college-reportable scores, which represents nearly 100 percent of our 2019​ Rockwood graduates.​

Group Composite Average College Readiness Benchmarks
Rockwood 24.0 46%
Missouri 20.8 25%
United States 20.7 26%

MAP

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)​ statistics show that for 2019 in English Language Arts, Rockwood students tested at 66.6% ​proficient/advanced. In mathematics, DESE statistics show that Rockwood students tested at 58.6% proficient/advanced.

Compare that to Missouri as a whole, where students in English Language Arts tested at 48.6% proficient/advanced.  In mathematics, Missouri students tested at 41.8% proficient/advanced. ​

Group Communication Arts Math
Rockwood  %  %
Missouri  %  %
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31
Different AP Exams

4,268
AP Exams Taken

2,085
Students Taking AP Exams

Graduation Rate

​The Rockwood graduation rate continues to be significantly above the state's graduation rate. We want all students to graduate and be prepared for college, career and citizenship.

Group Graduation Rate
Rockwood 95.5%
Missouri 91.5%

Advanced Placement (AP)

​​AP provides students the opportunity to take college-level courses while in high school. Students who participate gain college-level skills and may earn college credit​ while they are still in high school.​

Group AP Exams with Scores of 3 or higher
Rockwood 84%
Missouri 63%