Red Boiling Springs School

  • Red Boiling Springs School serves 350 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 17%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Red Boiling Springs 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%.

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School Overview

  • Red Boiling Springs School's student population of 350 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Red Boiling Springs School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 573 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Red Boiling Springs School is 0.17, 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)
Overall School Rank
21%
4%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
17%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
91%
64%
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Diversity Score0.170.28
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Graduation Rate80-89%
88%
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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 NameMacon County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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