C M Rice Middle School

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8500 Gifford Dr

Plano, TX 75025

(469) 752-6000

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,166

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

21 Parent Reviews for C M Rice Middle School

The person under was incredibly incorrect in my opinion because the students here at Rice are awesome and friendly. They welcome new students quite well unless the student is not a very nice person. This may not be the case for all students here, but this is the majority. All the teachers are great, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/29/13

I am student at rice and so far, this is the worst school I have attended :( I came in as an eighth grader and before I started everyone said "Oh, you're going to rice? That's a great school!" But. on my first day I was very disappointed. The students were very unwelcoming, (except for some of y'all ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/06/13

East or West RMS is the BEST I moved school districts and came to rice as an 8th grader last year! Now I'm going to jasper. Even though I only attended RMS for a year it was the most wonderful experience ever!! It's so competitive and enjoyable at the same time. The teachers are vey hospitable. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/11/13

Rice Middle school is an amazing place, filled with gifted students and warm teachers. It excels in many areas, including fine arts, speech and debate, athletics, and NJHS. As a transfer student, I came to Rice feeling nervous and jumpy, but upon my arrival I was welcomed and accepted immediately. Everyone ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/01/13

Rice is an amazing school. The teachers are excellent. The students support each other. We are so thankful that our kids attended Rice.

Posted by a parent on 02/03/13

As a parent of a child with learning differences and neurological disorders, I was concerned about enrolling that child in a highly competitive environmen such as Rice.. I have been pleasantly surprised. Rice has allowed my child to take honors classes in areas of academic strength, and tutoring in areas ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/07/12

Go Rice! This is undoubtedly one of the best schools in PISD. It is quite competitive; the school is constantly producing outstanding athletes, musicians and scholars. It can be a bit crowded, but the teachers do a great job of giving you individualized attention. I play violin, and I was totally impressed ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/05/11

My two kids attended this school for 3 years after moving from other school districts and a private school, and it was by far the best experience any of us had ever had. The teachers are amazing and willing to go the extra mile to help any student with any problem. The students are nice and friendly, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/21/11

Rice MS is amazing. I'm an 8th grader right now at Rice, and I think the Ravens rock! We have a great NJHS that does many projects. Our Orchestra is amongst the top in the state, and so is our Band. Our school feeds into Jasper HS, which is an amazing place! We never have any discipline issues, and the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 03/10/11

Rice is a great school. I am about to start my 8th grade year and can't wait! The band program is amazing, as are the other Fine Arts programs. The teachers want to be your friend, but do an excellent job of teaching. There are many opportunities for kids that feel they need extra help or just want to ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/11/10

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Test scores for C M Rice Middle School

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Test Year: 2011
C M Rice Middle School
Plano Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Plano schools — C M Rice Middle School is located at 8500 Gifford Dr, Plano TX 75025. 8500 Gifford Dr is in the 75025 ZIP code in Plano, TX The school district for C M Rice Middle School is the Plano Isd. C M Rice Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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