Bon Lin Middle School

Bon Lin Middle School serves 616 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Bon Lin Middle School operates within the Shelby County School District.

Overview

The student population of 616 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 616 students
Bon Lin Middle School Total Students (2009-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Bon Lin Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2013)
Students by Grade Bon Lin Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 16:1 15:1
Bon Lin Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
6%
2%
Bon Lin Middle School Asian (2009-2013)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Bon Lin Middle School Hispanic (2009-2013)
Black
32%
23%
Bon Lin Middle School Black (2009-2013)
White
57%
66%
Bon Lin Middle School White (2009-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Bon Lin Middle School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.57 0.26
Bon Lin Middle School Diversity Score (2009-2013)
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.
18%
51%
Bon Lin Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2013)
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.
2%
7%
Bon Lin Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 47,835 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Shelby County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
8
Number of Students Managed 47,835 3,473
Shelby County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $381 MM $28 MM
District Spending $405 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,028 $8,477
Shelby County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,543 $8,379
Shelby 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 New Consortium Of Law And Business (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Appling Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bon Lin Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MemphisBon Lin Elementary School
    3940 North Germantown Rd
    MemphisTN 38133
    (901)937-2344
    0.1 mi | 874 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MemphisAppling Middle School
    3700 Appling Rd
    MemphisTN 38133
    (901)373-1410
    0.9 mi | 651 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MemphisOak Elementary School
    3573 Oak Rd
    MemphisTN 38134
    (901)373-2646
    2 mi | 647 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ArlingtonShadowlawn Middle School
    4734 Shadowlawn Rd
    ArlingtonTN 38002
    (901)373-2654
    2.1 mi | 849 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MemphisEllendale Elementary School
    6950 Dawnhill Rd
    MemphisTN 38135
    (901)373-2636
    2.2 mi | 539 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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