Harpeth Middle School

Tel: (615)952-2293
Grades: 5-8

586 students

Harpeth Middle School serves 586 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Harpeth Middle School operates within the Cheatham County School District.

Overview

The student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 586 students
Harpeth Middle School Total Students (1999-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Harpeth Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Harpeth Middle School 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 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Harpeth Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Harpeth Middle School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
2%
24%
Harpeth Middle School Black (1999-2012)
White
96%
66%
Harpeth Middle School White (1999-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Harpeth Middle School Sch Ethnicity Harpeth 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.
0.08 0.50
Harpeth Middle School Diversity Score (1999-2012)
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.
29%
48%
Harpeth Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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%
Harpeth Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,079 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Cheatham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
7
Number of Students Managed 7,079 3,496
Cheatham County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $28 MM
Cheatham County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $57 MM $28 MM
Cheatham County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,157 $8,477
Cheatham County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,343 $8,379
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Harpeth High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is W James Middle School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingston Springs Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kingston Springs Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Harpeth High School
    170 East Kingston Springs
    Kingston Springs , TN , 37082
    (615)952-2811
    0.2  mi  |  629  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kingston Springs Kingston Springs Elementary School
    166 West Kingston Springs
    Kingston Springs , TN , 37082
    (615)952-9060
    0.6  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Pegram Pegram Elementary School
    4552 Dogwood
    Pegram , TN , 37143
    (615)646-6637
    2.6  mi  |  353  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • White Bluff W James Middle School
    3030 Trace Creek Rd
    White Bluff , TN , 37187
    (615)797-3201
    6.8  mi  |  243  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • White Bluff White Bluff Elementary School
    377 School Rd
    White Bluff , TN , 37187
    (615)797-3971
    7.1  mi  |  561  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Cheatham 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 0.11, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.5. The most diverse school district in Cheatham County is Cheatham County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.