Sunset Middle School

200 Sunset Trl
Brentwood, TN 37027
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Sunset Middle School serves 432 students in grades 6-8.
Sunset Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Sunset Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Sunset Middle School's student population of 432 students has declined by 52% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 36% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Sunset Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sunset Middle School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#58 out of 1684 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
10%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
71%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilliamson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sunset Middle School is Nolensville High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stem Prep Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunset Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brentwood Sunset Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 757 students
    0.0 miles
    100 Sunset Trl
    Brentwood, TN 37027
    (615) 472-5020
    0 K-5 757
  • Nashville Stem Prep Academy Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 523 students
    1.3 miles
    1162 Foster Ave
    Nashville, TN 37210
    (615) 752-0002
    1.3 5-8 523
  • Nolensville Nolensville Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 547 students
    1.5 miles
    2338 Rocky Fork Rd
    Nolensville, TN 37135
    (615) 472-4690
    1.5 K-5 547
  • Nolensville Nolensville High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-11 | 761 students
    2.4 miles
    1600 Summerlyn Dr
    Nolensville, TN 37135
    (615) 472-5200
    2.4 9-11 761
  • Nolensville Mill Creek Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 758 students
    3.0 miles
    100 York Trl
    Nolensville, TN 37135
    (615) 472-5230
    3 K-5 758

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