Hickory Ridge Middle School

  • Hickory Ridge Middle School serves 890 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-79% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 17%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Hickory Ridge Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Hickory Ridge Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Hickory Ridge Middle School's student population of 890 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students890 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hickory Ridge Middle School is ranked within the top 1% of all 573 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hickory Ridge Middle School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#3 out of 573 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
17%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hickory Ridge Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hickory Ridge Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Hispanic
17%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hickory Ridge Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
83%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hickory Ridge Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hickory Ridge Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.290.54
This chart display the diversity score of Hickory Ridge Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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