School Details

A. I. Root Middle School

333 West Sturbridge Dr, Medina, OH 44256
(330) 636-3500
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 830 students 16 students/teacher (OH avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade

91%
83%
75%
90%
89%
83%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Medina City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

89%
84%
73%
92%
88%
81%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Medina City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
88%
77%
96%
95%
86%
90%
87%
69%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Medina City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

A. I. Root Middle School is a public middle school in Medina. The principal of A. I. Root Middle School is Mr. Chad S. Wise, whose e-mail is WISEC@MCSOH.ORG. 830 students attend A. I. Root Middle School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 8% of the 830 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 13% get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at A. I. Root Middle School is 16:1. Claggett Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 92%
Multiracial 2% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1.0%
Hispanic 1% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.8% 2%
Asian 0.4% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.1%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 13% 18%
Economically disadvantaged 8% 11%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (10 years ago)

    I am a student at this school in the 7th grade and I am a new student there. They were very welcoming to me and I got right in with my studies. I love this school so far!

  • (10 years ago)

    Both of my daughters attend Root MS. I am very pleased with their educational as well personal development. Hats off to their music/orchestra programs. Excellent job!

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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