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401 W Tharpe St

Tallahassee, FL 32303

(850) 488-6287

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 900

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Raa Middle School

I am a former student of Raa middle school, I agree with the reviews saying the gifted programs are excellent. I was taking four gifted classes and I absolutely loved them, and the teachers who taught them. They are challenging, and fun. However, at Raa I found the rest of the environment that was not ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/23/09

My child is in 7th grade and absolutley LOVES Raa! She had a wonderful transition from elementary school last year and it seems like another great year is ahead after this first week of school. The leadership and staff at the school are top notch. The academic rigor in the gifted courses is rather ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/09

My Child Attends raa and Like it. It has great performing arts and it is just a great school

Posted by a parent on 09/20/08

my child attends Raa middle school and absolutely hates it. the teacher morale is not great and the students have a very pompous attitude.When it comes to sports yes they are top notch but the remarks from the kids to the other teams were infavorable.if i had a choice my child would not be attending ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/08

Raa has an outstanding academic program. Gifted students are offered classes for high school credit. The teachers are caring and committed. My eight grader is studying physics and chemistry in her science course. Raa has consitently been both an 'A' school per Florida standards, but has also met the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/16/06

Both of my kids attended Raa MS; however, I had to transfer the oldest to Maclay School to obtain higher Math instruction. Otherwise, they have great parent involvement and the music program is top notch.

Posted by a parent on 09/28/05

I moved my 8th grader from Fairview to Raa in 2004, and I am very pleased. The prinicpal expects discipline, dress code is enforced, and I can always count on an immediate phone call from teachers. In fact, one teacher contacted us when she saw our child becoming friends with a child who had the potential ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/27/04

While we are not 'zoned' for Raa, we are blessed to be able to send our children there. The teachers really care about the students and both of my boys have reached their potential here. We couldn't be more pleased. The PTO is great, too.

Posted by a parent on 08/10/03

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Test scores for Raa Middle School

FCAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Raa Middle School
Leon County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.

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Tallahassee schools — Raa Middle School is located at 401 W Tharpe St, Tallahassee FL 32303. 401 W Tharpe St is in the 32303 ZIP code in Tallahassee, FL The school district for Raa Middle School is the Leon County Public Schools. Raa Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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