Seymour Middle School

  • Seymour Middle School serves 631 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Seymour Middle School's student population of 631 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students631 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Seymour Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Seymour Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Seymour Middle School is 0.10, 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#101 out of 573 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
95%
63%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Seymour Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.10n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Seymour Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSevier County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seymour Seymour High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1090 students
    0.0 miles
    732 Boyds Creek Rd
    Seymour, TN 37865
    (865)577-7040
    0.0 9-12 1090
  • Seymour Seymour Primary
    Grades: K-2 | 509 students
    0.1 miles
    717 Boyds Creek Rd
    Seymour, TN 37865
    (865)577-5970
    0.1 K-2 509
  • Seymour Seymour Intermediate
    Grades: 3-5 | 551 students
    0.2 miles
    212 North Pitner Rd
    Seymour, TN 37865
    (865)609-0030
    0.2 3-5 551
  • Knoxville Gap Creek Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 102 students
    3.4 miles
    1920 Kimberlin Hts Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865)577-4860
    3.4 K-5 102
  • Seymour Prospect Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 402 students
    4.4 miles
    1535 Burnett Station Rd
    Seymour, TN 37865
    (865)980-1565
    4.4 PK-5 402

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