Lavergne Middle School

Lavergne Middle School serves 1,054 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Lavergne Middle School operates within the Rutherford County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1054 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,054 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Lavergne Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more 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 15:1 15:1
Asian
2%
2%
Lavergne Middle School Asian (2006-2013)
Hispanic
24%
7%
Lavergne Middle School Hispanic (2006-2013)
Black
41%
23%
Lavergne Middle School Black (2006-2013)
White
32%
66%
Lavergne Middle School White (2006-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.68 0.26
Lavergne Middle School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
57%
51%
Lavergne Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Lavergne Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,400 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Rutherford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
8
Number of Students Managed 40,400 3,473
Rutherford County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $269 MM $28 MM
District Spending $339 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,225 $8,477
Rutherford County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,101 $8,379
Rutherford County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Antioch High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John F. Kennedy Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lavergne Lake Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • La VergneLavergne Lake Elementary School
    201 David's Way
    La VergneTN 37086
    (615)904-6730
    0.4 mi | 896 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • La VergneRoy L Waldron Elementary School
    125 Floyd Mayfield Dr
    La VergneTN 37086
    (615)793-7738
    0.6 mi | 731 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • La VergneLavergne Primary
    220 Stones River Rd
    La VergneTN 37086
    (615)793-3432
    0.8 mi | 462 students | Gr. KG-1                      
  • AntiochAntioch High School
    1900 Hobson Pk
    AntiochTN 37013
    (615)641-5400
    2.5 mi | 1912 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AntiochMt. View Elementary School
    3820 Murfreesboro Rd
    AntiochTN 37013
    (615)641-9393
    2.6 mi | 666 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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