Oakland Middle School

853 Dejarnette Ln
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Oakland Middle School serves 1,110 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 30% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Oakland 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 student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Oakland Middle School's student population of 1,110 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

Oakland 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 Oakland Middle School is 0.55, which is equal to 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
#933 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
10%
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Black
22%
22%
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White
63%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.550.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Oakland Middle School is Oakland High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daniel Mckee Alternative School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Pittard Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Murfreesboro John Pittard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 803 students
    0.2 miles
    745 Dejarnett Ln
    Murfreesboro, TN 37130
    (615) 396-0240
    0.2 PK-6 803
  • Murfreesboro Oakland High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,260 students
    0.3 miles
    2225 Patriot Dr
    Murfreesboro, TN 37130
    (615) 904-3780
    0.3 9-12 2,260
  • Murfreesboro Daniel Mckee Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 47 students
    2.1 miles
    2623 Halls Hill Pike
    Murfreesboro, TN 37130
    (615) 890-2282
    2.1 7-12 47
  • Murfreesboro Discovery School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 387 students
    2.3 miles
    1165 Middle Tennessee Blvd
    Murfreesboro, TN 37130
    (615) 895-4973
    2.3 K-6 387
  • Murfreesboro Reeves-rogers Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 432 students
    2.3 miles
    1807 Greenland Dr
    Murfreesboro, TN 37130
    (615) 895-4973
    2.3 K-6 432

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