Cheatham Middle School

Grades: 5-8

684 students

Cheatham Middle School serves 684 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Cheatham Middle School operates within the Cheatham County School District.

Overview

The student population of 684 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 684 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 15:1
Hispanic
4%
7%
Black
2%
23%
White
93%
66%
Hawaiian
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.
0.13 0.26
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.
53%
51%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,675 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,157 is less than the state average of $8,477. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,343 is less than the state average of $8,379. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Cheatham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 6,675 3,473
District Total Revenue $49 MM $28 MM
District Spending $57 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,157 $8,477
District Spending / Student $8,343 $8,379
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 Cheatham Co Central High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sycamore Middle School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ashland City Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ashland CityCheatham Co Central High School
    1 Cub Cr
    Ashland CityTN 37015
    (615)792-5641
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 630 students                      
  • Ashland CityCheatham Co Adult High School
    102 Elizabeth St
    Ashland CityTN 37015
    (615)792-9287
    2.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • Ashland CityAshland City Elementary School
    108 Elizabeth St
    Ashland CityTN 37015
    (615)792-4296
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 534 students                      
  • Pleasant ViewSycamore High School
    1021 Old Clarksville Pk
    Pleasant ViewTN 37146
    (615)746-5013
    4.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 768 students                      
  • Pleasant ViewSycamore Middle School
    1025 Old Clarksville Pk
    Pleasant ViewTN 37146
    (615)746-8852
    4.6 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 803 students                      

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