Washington County Union Middle School is located in Roper, N.C., and is part of the Washington County Schools. It provides educational classes to more than 550 students in grades five through eight. The school offers a wide range of academic courses, such as science, business, reading, physical education, music, special education, social studies, math and language arts. The school has a library that offers books on various topics, including aeronautics, agricultural machinery and implements, alcoholic beverages, American literature, animal feeding and architecture. Washington County Union Middle School has guidance counselors that communicate with parents, teachers and administrators regarding student issues and needs.