Merrol Hyde Magnet School

Merrol Hyde Magnet School serves 654 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Merrol Hyde Magnet 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 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 97% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Merrol Hyde Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Merrol Hyde Magnet School's student population of 654 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Rankings

Merrol Hyde Magnet School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Merrol Hyde Magnet School is 0.26, which is less 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
#2 out of 1684 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
8%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
86%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.260.55
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumner County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Merrol Hyde Magnet School is Hendersonville High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert E Ellis Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George A Whitten Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hendersonville George A Whitten Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 405 students
    1.2 miles
    140 Scotch St
    Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (615) 824-3258
    1.2 K-6 405
  • Hendersonville Hendersonville High School Math: 46% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,541 student
    1.5 miles
    123 Cherokee Rd
    Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (615) 824-6162
    1.5 9-12 1,541
  • Hendersonville Robert E Ellis Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 713 students
    1.5 miles
    100 Indian Lake Rd
    Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (615) 264-6093
    1.5 6-8 713
  • Hendersonville Gene W. Brown Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 451 students
    1.6 miles
    174 Imperial Blvd
    Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (615) 824-8633
    1.6 K-5 451
  • Hendersonville Nannie Berry Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 596 students
    1.8 miles
    138 Indian Lake Rd
    Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (615) 822-3123
    1.8 PK-5 596

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