South Doyle Middle School

South Doyle Middle School serves 1,082 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
South Doyle Middle School operates within the Knox County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1082 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,082 students
South Doyle Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Doyle Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
South Doyle Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South Doyle Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 17:1 16:1
South Doyle Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
6%
8%
South Doyle Middle School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
22%
23%
South Doyle Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
70%
65%
South Doyle Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
South Doyle Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups South Doyle Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.46 0.26
South Doyle Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
64%
51%
South Doyle Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
7%
7%
South Doyle Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,236 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,684 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,504 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Knox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
8
Number of Students Managed 59,236 3,515
Knox County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $493 MM $30 MM
Knox County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $483 MM $29 MM
Knox County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,684 $8,707
Knox County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,504 $8,563
Knox County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • KnoxvilleDogwood Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 766 students705 Tipton Av
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-5677
    0.6KG-5766
  • KnoxvilleSouth Knox Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 159 students801 Sevier Av
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-2100
    1.3PK-5159
  • KnoxvilleTennessee Elementary School For Deaf
    Special Education School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 39 students2725 Island Home Bl
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-2500
    1.3PK-539
  • KnoxvilleTennessee High School For Deaf
    Special Education School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 91 students2725 Island Home Bl
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-2500
    1.39-1291
  • KnoxvilleTennessee Middle School For The Deaf
    Special Education School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 29 students2725 Island Home Bl
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-2500
    1.36-829

School Reviews

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, 06/20/14
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, 03/29/14

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