Selmer Middle School

  • Selmer Middle School serves 404 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is equal to the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Selmer Middle School's student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Selmer Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Selmer Middle School is 0.28, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
14%
22%
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White
84%
63%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Selmer Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.28n/a
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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 NameMcNairy County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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