Maryville Junior High School

Tel: (865)983-2070
  • Maryville Junior High School serves 852 students in grades 8-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 17%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 51%) for the 2014-2015 school year.
  • Maryville Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2014-2015 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%.
  • Maryville Junior High School operates within the Maryville School District.
  • Maryville School District's 94% graduation rate is higher than the Tennessee state average of 88%.

Top Placements (Tennessee)

Maryville Junior High School is Listed among the top public schools in Tennessee for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Maryville Junior High School's student population of 852 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-9
Total Students852 students
Maryville Junior High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Maryville Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Maryville Junior High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeMaryville Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Maryville Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1627 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-2015 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maryville Junior High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
17%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)
66%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Maryville Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
1%
2%
Maryville Junior High School Asian Students (1990-2016)
Hispanic
4%
9%
Maryville Junior High School Black Students (2006-2016)
Black
4%
22%
Maryville Junior High School Black Students (1990-2016)
White
90%
64%
Maryville Junior High School White Students (1990-2016)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Maryville Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMaryville Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.190.28
Maryville Junior High School Diversity Score (1990-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
Maryville Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
Maryville Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Maryville Junior High School is Maryville School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 129 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Maryville School District's student population of 5,132 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 92% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,527 is higher than the state average of $8,682. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,520 is higher than the state average of $8,365. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameMaryville School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    7
    8
    Number of Students Managed5,1323,517
    Maryville School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    16%
    17%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    58%
    35%
    District Graduation Rate
    94%
    88%
    District Total Revenue$48 MM$31 MM
    District Spending$48 MM$29 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,527$8,682
    District Spending / Student$9,520$8,365
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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