Siegel High School

Siegel High School serves 1,850 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Siegel High School operates within the Rutherford County School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1850 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 120 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,850 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Students by Grade Siegel High School 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 0.39 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 15:1 15:1
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
Black
14%
24%
White
77%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Siegel High School Sch Ethnicity Siegel High 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.
0.39 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.
22%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,608 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% 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)
Graduation Rate 89% 80%
Rutherford County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
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 Oakland High School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Siegel Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Erma Siegel Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MurfreesboroSiegel Middle School
    355 West Thompson
    MurfreesboroTN 37129
    (615)904-3830
    0.5 mi | 1008 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MurfreesboroErma Siegel Elementary School
    135 West Thompson
    MurfreesboroTN 37129
    (615)904-1002
    0.9 mi | 759 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MurfreesboroNorthfield Elementary School
    550 West Northfield
    MurfreesboroTN 37129
    (615)895-7324
    2.5 mi | 695 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MurfreesboroJohn Pittard Elementary School
    745 Dejarnett
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615)893-2313
    3 mi | 992 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • MurfreesboroMitchell Neilson Primary
    1303 Jones
    MurfreesboroTN 37129
    (615)895-2904
    3.2 mi | 325 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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Did You Know?
Murfreesboro, 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 0.16, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.26. The most diverse school in Murfreesboro is Ruth Bowdoin Preschool At Bellwood. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.