Lavergne Middle School

382 Stone River Rd
La Vergne, TN 37086
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (4 reviews)
Lavergne Middle School serves 1,071 students in grades 6-8.
Lavergne 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (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 14% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lavergne Middle School's student population of 1,071 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,071 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

Lavergne 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 diversity score of Lavergne Middle School is 0.70, which is more 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
#1434 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
34%
10%
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Black
38%
22%
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White
22%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.700.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRutherford County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lavergne Middle School is Antioch High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John F. Kennedy Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lavergne Lake Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Vergne Lavergne Lake Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 979 students
    0.4 miles
    201 David's Way
    La Vergne, TN 37086
    (615) 904-6730
    0.4 PK-5 979
  • La Vergne Roy L Waldron Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 805 students
    0.6 miles
    125 Floyd Mayfield Dr
    La Vergne, TN 37086
    (615) 904-3785
    0.6 2-5 805
  • La Vergne Lavergne Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 458 students
    0.8 miles
    220 Stones River Rd
    La Vergne, TN 37086
    (615) 904-6735
    0.8 PK-1 458
  • Antioch Antioch High School Math: 5% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,046 students
    2.5 miles
    1900 Hobson Pike
    Antioch, TN 37013
    (615) 641-5400
    2.5 9-12 2,046
  • Antioch Mt. View Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 680 students
    2.6 miles
    3820 Murfreesboro Rd
    Antioch, TN 37013
    (615) 641-9393
    2.6 PK-4 680

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
I am in the seventh grade and I am sometimes like it, it's just the teacher, but it's going well so far and the other students that are my Friends they are the best.
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5  
the favorite school I ever been too.
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5  
The school offers a good education. Also there is good and nice teachers.
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5  
its good and they teach well
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