Carpenters Middle School

Carpenters Middle School serves 705 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Carpenters Middle School operates within the Blount County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 705 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 705 students
Carpenters Middle School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Carpenters Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Carpenters Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Carpenters Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Carpenters Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Carpenters Middle School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
1%
23%
Carpenters Middle School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
96%
65%
Carpenters Middle School White Students (2006-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Carpenters Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.26
Carpenters Middle School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
51%
Carpenters Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Carpenters Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,215 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,875 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,903 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Blount County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
8
Number of Students Managed 11,215 3,515
Blount County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $93 MM $30 MM
Blount County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $93 MM $29 MM
Blount County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,875 $8,707
Blount County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,903 $8,563
Blount County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is William Blount High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Montgomery Ridge Intermediate School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carpenters Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MaryvilleCarpenters Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 564 students915 Huffstetler Rd
    MaryvilleTN 37803
    (865)980-1490
    0.2PK-5564
  • MaryvilleFairview Elementary School
    3.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 312 students2130 Old Niles Ferry
    MaryvilleTN 37803
    (865)982-0630
    3.2PK-5312
  • MaryvilleMontvale Elementary School
    3.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 360 students3128 Montvale Rd
    MaryvilleTN 37803
    (865)983-2666
    3.8KG-5360
  • Maryville Foothills Elementary School
    4.1 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 500 students520 Sandy Springs Rd
    MaryvilleTN 37803
    (865)681-0364
    4.1KG-3500
  • MaryvilleMontgomery Ridge Intermediate School
    4.3 miles | Grades: 4-7 | 810 students835 Montgomery La
    MaryvilleTN 37803
    (865)980-0590
    4.34-7810

School Reviews

I love this school. It's teachers are very nice and they all teach very well. They are using more electronics now to keep the kids attention and to do more fun stuff and be able to do stuff they couldn't before. The school lunch is also very good there. There are related arts available to everyone during school hours. There are keyboarding, chorus, band, art, gym, teen living, study halls, and tutoring in all subjects. There is also classes that teach you how to type and how to use a computer.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 06/24/14
this school seems pretty good it is just like my school it teaches very well also i think i know a couple people if one of the names is joey i used to be his friend in elementary school i would recommend this school to everyone.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 05/12/14

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