Rocky Top Middle School aims to create a safe community that inspires students to achieve their potential through cutting-edge instruction and a focus on the whole child — physical, mental and social well being. All of Rocky Top’s teachers rank as Highly Qualified and work to meet individual student needs. In the classroom, students focus on digital citizenship and use technology to enhance learning and understanding. Rocky Top is the only student-provided 1:1 computing middle school in the state. Rocky Top is also dedicated to helping the community and aims to shape students into productive citizens through programs like Grizzlies Give Back and Random Acts of Kindness. When students leave Rocky Top, they know themselves as learners and are equipped to make a difference in the world.
Motivational speaker Kevin Atlas shares personal story that inspires to be better, do better.
Highly-trained security work with staff to provide a safe learning environment for students.
Here is a video about what district staff and students have to say about their return.
HCE's back-to-school night showed the importance of culture in our community.
“All of the staff at RTMS have a lot of patience and I love how they are always so positive. Thank you for making Rocky Top such a welcoming place” 7th Grade Student