Rhea Middle School

405 Pierce Rd
Evensville, TN 37332
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 580 students in grades 6-8, Rhea Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 580 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 50% in TN
  • : 39% (Top 30%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Rhea Middle School's student population of 580 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
580 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Rhea Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,721 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Rhea Middle School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (TN)
#623 out of 1721 schools
(Top 50%)
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39%
28%
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26%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
17%
13%
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Black
1%
21%
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White
81%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.32
This chart display the diversity score of Rhea Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rhea Middle School's ranking?
Rhea Middle School is ranked #623 out of 1,721 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Tennessee.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% TN state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% TN state average).
How many students attend Rhea Middle School?
580 students attend Rhea Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Rhea Middle School students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rhea Middle School?
Rhea Middle School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 15:1.
What grades does Rhea Middle School offer ?
Rhea Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Rhea Middle School part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 580 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 39% (Top 30%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

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