Cheatham Middle School

Tel: (615)792-2334
  • Cheatham Middle School serves 622 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Cheatham Middle School operates within the Cheatham County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 622 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 622 students
Cheatham Middle School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Cheatham Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Cheatham Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Cheatham Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Cheatham Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
2%
2%
Cheatham Middle School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
6%
8%
Cheatham Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
3%
22%
Cheatham Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
89%
65%
Cheatham Middle School White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cheatham Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Cheatham Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Cheatham 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.
0.21 0.27
Cheatham Middle School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
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.
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Cheatham Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
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Cheatham Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Cheatham County School District's student population of 6,447 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,477 in this district is less than the state average of $9,003. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,281 is less than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cheatham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 6,447 3,513
Cheatham County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $32 MM
Cheatham County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $55 MM $33 MM
Cheatham County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,477 $9,003
Cheatham County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,281 $9,420
Cheatham County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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