Chilhowee Middle School

  • Chilhowee Middle School serves 389 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 22% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Chilhowee Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • Chilhowee Middle School's student population of 389 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students389 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chilhowee Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chilhowee Middle School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank#1111 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
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22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chilhowee Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
97%
63%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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2%
Diversity Score0.040.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chilhowee Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chilhowee Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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