South Doyle Middle School

South Doyle Middle School serves 1,025 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
South Doyle Middle School operates within the Knox County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1025 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,025 students
South Doyle Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
South Doyle Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade South Doyle 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 0.44 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
South Doyle Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
6%
7%
South Doyle Middle School Hispanic (1997-2013)
Black
20%
23%
South Doyle Middle School Black (1989-2013)
White
72%
66%
South Doyle Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups South Doyle 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.
0.44 0.26
South Doyle Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
63%
51%
South Doyle Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
8%
7%
South Doyle Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,769 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Knox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
8
Number of Students Managed 59,769 3,473
Knox County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $465 MM $28 MM
District Spending $478 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,376 $8,477
Knox County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,600 $8,379
Knox 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 Tennessee High School For Deaf (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tennessee Middle School For The Deaf (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dogwood Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • KnoxvilleDogwood Elementary School
    705 Tipton Av
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-5677
    0.6 mi | 763 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • KnoxvilleSouth Knox Elementary School
    801 Sevier Av
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-2100
    1.3 mi | 170 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • KnoxvilleTennessee Elementary School For Deaf
    Special Education School
    2725 Island Home Bl
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-2500
    Special Education School

    1.3 mi | 43 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • KnoxvilleTennessee High School For Deaf
    Special Education School
    2725 Island Home Bl
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-2500
    Special Education School

    1.3 mi | 91 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • KnoxvilleTennessee Middle School For The Deaf
    Special Education School
    2725 Island Home Bl
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-2500
    Special Education School

    1.3 mi | 37 students | Gr. 6-8                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended June 20, 2014 - I went there and had a very good time and loved all the teachers and all the extra stuff you get to do I thing Is you better be good if you want to pass because they will not take bad behavior from anyone at all.... hope everyone else likes and enjoys it has much as I did... - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended March 29, 2014 - South Doyle Middle School is insufficient in all categories. The teachers try very hard but the students and the systems at the school are dysfunctional to say the least. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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