Houston Co Middle School

Tel: (931)289-5591
  • Houston Co Middle School serves 329 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Houston Co Middle School operates within the Houston County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 329 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 329 students
Houston Co Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Houston Co Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Houston Co Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Houston Co Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 18:1 16:1
Houston Co Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
2%
Houston Co Middle School Asian Students (1988-2007)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Houston Co Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
3%
22%
Houston Co Middle School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
93%
65%
Houston Co Middle School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Houston Co Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Houston Co Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.13 0.27
Houston Co Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Houston Co Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Houston Co Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Houston County School District's student population of 1,395 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,737 in this district is less than the state average of $8,756. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,169 is less than the state average of $8,531. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Houston County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
8
Number of Students Managed 1,395 3,513
Houston County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $31 MM
Houston County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $12 MM $30 MM
Houston County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,737 $8,756
Houston County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,169 $8,531
Houston County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ErinErin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    2.5 miles
    6500 State Route 13 S.
    ErinTN 37061
    (931)289-3127
    2.5PK-5382
  • Tennessee RidgeTennessee Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
    2.9 miles
    135 School St
    Tennessee RidgeTN 37178
    (931)721-3780
    2.9PK-5269
  • ErinHouston Co Adult High School
    Grades: 9-12
    4.1 miles
    2500 State Route 149
    ErinTN 37061
    (931)289-5525
    4.19-12n/a
  • ErinHouston Co High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 415 students
    4.1 miles
    2500 State Route 149
    ErinTN 37061
    (931)289-4447
    4.19-12415
  • DoverStewart County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 507 students
    13.3 miles
    723 Spring St
    DoverTN 37058
    (931)232-9112
    13.36-8507

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
April 22, 2017
Police departments on public school campuses have played a major role in reducing violent crime and the speed limit. Unfortunately, they are also fighting an uphill battle against budget cuts.
April 22, 2017
Which states have the most diverse public schools? We analyze our data to find how much diversity truly exists on public school campuses. Learn about the varying levels of school diversity in regions around the nation, as well as the benefits derived from ethnic diversity in schools.
April 21, 2017
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Related School Videos