South Doyle Middle School

  • South Doyle Middle School serves 999 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • South Doyle Middle 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • South Doyle Middle School's student population of 999 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students999 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Doyle Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Doyle Middle School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. 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#1081 out of 1636 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
10%
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Black
20%
22%
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White
71%
63%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Doyle Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.460.54
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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 NameKnox County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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I went there and had a very good time and loved all the teachers and all the extra stuff you get to do I thing Is you better be good if you want to pass because they will not take bad behavior from anyone at all.... hope everyone else likes and enjoys it has much as I did...
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South Doyle Middle School is insufficient in all categories. The teachers try very hard but the students and the systems at the school are dysfunctional to say the least.
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