Airways Middle School (Closed 2017)

  • Airways Middle School served 302 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 13% (which was lower than the Tennessee state average of 57%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 13% (which was lower than the Tennessee state average of 51%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students302 students
This chart display total students of Airways Middle School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Airways Middle School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Airways Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Airways Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Airways Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Airways Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Airways Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
93%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Airways Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Airways Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Airways Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.13n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Airways Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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