Dresden Middle School

  • Dresden Middle School serves 335 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (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 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Dresden Middle School's student population of 335 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students335 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dresden Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dresden Middle School is 0.08, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
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
1%
22%
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White
96%
63%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dresden Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.08n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dresden 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 NameWeakley County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dresden Dresden Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 487 students
    0.0 miles
    759 Linden St, Suite B
    Dresden, TN 38225
    (731)364-3401
    0.0 PK-4 487
  • Dresden Dresden High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 367 students
    2.2 miles
    7150 Highway 22
    Dresden, TN 38225
    (731)364-2949
    2.2 9-12 367
  • Gleason Gleason School
    Grades: PK-12 | 501 students
    6.8 miles
    92-99 State Championship Dr
    Gleason, TN 38229
    (731)648-5351
    6.8 PK-12 501
  • Sharon Sharon School
    Grades: PK-8 | 217 students
    7.2 miles
    254 North Woodlawn Dr
    Sharon, TN 38255
    (731)456-2672
    7.2 PK-8 217
  • Martin Westview High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 626 students
    7.9 miles
    8161 Highway 45
    Martin, TN 38237
    (731)587-4202
    7.9 9-12 626

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