Bon Lin Middle School

Bon Lin Middle School serves 615 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Bon Lin Middle School operates within the Shelby County-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 615 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 615 students
Gender % Bon Lin Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade Bon Lin Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 18:1 16:1
Asian
5%
2%
Hispanic
5%
8%
Black
31%
23%
White
57%
65%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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.
0.58 0.26
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.
16%
51%
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%

District Comparison

The revenue/student of $8,081 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,550 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Shelby County-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
n/a
8
Number of Students Managed n/a 3,515
Shelby County-1 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $390 MM $30 MM
Shelby County-1 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $412 MM $29 MM
Shelby County-1 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,081 $8,707
Shelby County-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,550 $8,563
Shelby County-1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 New Consortium Of Law And Business (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Appling Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bon Lin Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MemphisBon Lin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 859 students
    0.1 miles
    3940 North Germantown Rd
    MemphisTN 38133
    (901)937-2344
    0.1PK-5859
  • MemphisAppling Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 596 students
    0.9 miles
    3700 Appling Rd
    MemphisTN 38133
    (901)373-1410
    0.96-8596
  • MemphisOak Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 626 students
    2 miles
    3573 Oak Rd
    MemphisTN 38134
    (901)373-2646
    2PK-5626
  • ArlingtonShadowlawn Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 806 students
    2.1 miles
    4734 Shadowlawn Rd
    ArlingtonTN 38002
    (901)373-2654
    2.16-8806
  • MemphisEllendale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 560 students
    2.2 miles
    6950 Dawnhill Rd
    MemphisTN 38135
    (901)373-2636
    2.2KG-5560

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