Smith County Middle School

  • Smith County Middle School serves 311 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 32% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Smith County Middle School's student population of 311 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students311 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Smith County Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Smith County Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Smith County Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Smith County Middle School is 0.24, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#129 out of 573 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Smith County Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Smith County Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
9%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Smith County Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
22%
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White
87%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Smith County Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Smith County Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Smith County Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.240.28
This chart display the diversity score of Smith County Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Smith County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Smith County 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 NameSmith County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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