Montgomery Central Middle School

Montgomery Central Middle School serves 788 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher 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%.
Montgomery Central Middle School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

Overview

The student population of 788 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 788 students
Montgomery Central Middle School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Montgomery Central Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Montgomery Central Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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
Montgomery Central Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Montgomery Central Middle School Asian (1994-2011)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Montgomery Central Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
11%
24%
Montgomery Central Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
80%
66%
Montgomery Central Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Montgomery Central Middle School Sch Ethnicity Montgomery Central 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.
0.35 0.50
Montgomery Central Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
39%
48%
Montgomery Central 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.
9%
7%
Montgomery Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,614 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
7
Number of Students Managed 30,614 3,496
District Total Revenue $216 MM $28 MM
District Spending $257 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,525 $8,477
District Spending / Student $8,929 $8,379
Montgomery 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 Montgomery Central High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Burt Elementary School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montgomery Central Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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