Bluff City Middle School

  • Bluff City Middle School serves 347 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Bluff City Middle School's student population of 347 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students347 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bluff City Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bluff City Middle School is 0.04, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#129 out of 573 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
98%
63%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bluff City Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.04n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSullivan County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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