Red Boiling Springs School

  • Red Boiling Springs School serves 340 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Red Boiling Springs School's student population of 340 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students340 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 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 Red Boiling Springs School is 0.20, 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#1200 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
89%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.200.55
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMacon County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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