RSM Intermediate has a high school-like campus to accommodate its large student population from RSM, Dove Canyon,…More Lake Forest, parts of Mission Viejo and Foothill Ranch.
Located just off Santa Margarita Parkway at Alma Aldea, teachers and staff make everyone feel welcome when they walk through the door. Architecturally impressive, it is a California Distinguished School with ample field space.
The Academic Performance Index, commonly referred to as an API score, of 905 is well above the state average 768 for 2009-10. Students scored 82 percent proficiency in English/language arts, 75 percent in math (excluding algebra), 51 percent in algebra, 79 percent in history/social science, and 89 percent in science. With the exception of algebra, the school performed at least 27 points higher than the state average for middle schools. The state average in algebra was 47 percent.