La Vergne Middle School

La Vergne Middle School serves 987 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
La Vergne Middle School operates within the Rutherford County School District.

Overview

The student population of 987 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 987 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Students by Grade La Vergne Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
La Vergne Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
23%
7%
Black
39%
24%
White
33%
66%
All Ethnic Groups La Vergne Middle School Sch Ethnicity La Vergne Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.69 0.25
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.
58%
48%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,608 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Rutherford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
8
Number of Students Managed 39,608 3,353
Rutherford County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $269 MM $28 MM
Rutherford County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $339 MM $28 MM
Rutherford County School District Spending (1990-2009)
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
  • LavergneLavergne Lake Elementary School
    201 David's Way
    LavergneTN 37086
    (615)904-6730
    0.4 mi | 905 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LavergneRoy L Waldron Elementary School
    125 Floyd Mayfield
    LavergneTN 37086
    (615)793-7738
    0.6 mi | 698 students | Gr. 2-8                      
  • LavergneLavergne Primary
    220 Stones River
    LavergneTN 37086
    (615)793-3432
    0.8 mi | 463 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • AntiochAntioch High School
    1900 Hobson
    AntiochTN 37013
    (615)641-5400
    2.5 mi | 1941 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AntiochMt. View Elementary School
    3820 Murfreesboro
    AntiochTN 37013
    (615)641-9393
    2.6 mi | 788 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Rutherford County, TN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.44, which is higher than the Tennessee average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Rutherford County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.