Orchard Knob Middle School

  • Orchard Knob Middle School serves 454 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (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 7% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Orchard Knob 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 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Orchard Knob Middle School's student population of 454 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students454 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orchard Knob 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orchard Knob Middle School is 0.22, 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 School Rank#1678 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
10%
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Black
88%
22%
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White
2%
63%
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Diversity Score0.220.55
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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