Selmer Middle School

Selmer Middle School serves 392 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Selmer Middle School operates within the Mcnairy County School District.

Overview

The student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 392 students
Selmer Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Selmer Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Selmer Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 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 11:1 15:1
Selmer Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Selmer Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Selmer Middle School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
14%
24%
Selmer Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
80%
66%
Selmer Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Selmer Middle School Sch Ethnicity Selmer 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.
0.34 0.50
Selmer Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
61%
48%
Selmer 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.
4%
7%
Selmer Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,459 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Mcnairy County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 4,459 3,496
Mcnairy County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $28 MM
Mcnairy County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $34 MM $28 MM
Mcnairy County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,827 $8,477
Mcnairy County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,657 $8,379
Mcnairy County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Mcnairy Central High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Corinth Middle School (15.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Selmer Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Selmer Selmer Elementary School
    533 East Poplar Ave
    Selmer , TN , 38375
    (731)645-3131
    0.1  mi  |  602  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Selmer Mcnairy Central High School
    493 High School Rd
    Selmer , TN , 38375
    (731)645-3226
    1.6  mi  |  784  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bethel Springs Bethel Springs Elementary School
    4733 Main
    Bethel Springs , TN , 38315
    (731)934-7288
    5.2  mi  |  475  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Ramer Ramer Elementary School
    4173 Hwy 57 West
    Ramer , TN , 38367
    (731)645-3996
    6.8  mi  |  409  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Adamsville Adamsville Junior / Senior High School
    815 West Main
    Adamsville , TN , 38310
    (731)632-3273
    9.9  mi  |  709  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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