200 Sunset Trl
Brentwood, TN 37027
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
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 Rankings

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

School Overview

Sunset Middle School's student population of 432 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Sunset Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#54 out of 1705 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score
0.48
This chart display the diversity score of Sunset Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunset 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 Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunset 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 432 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 30%)

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