Surgoinsville Middle School

  • Surgoinsville Middle School serves 341 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 35% (which is equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Surgoinsville Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Surgoinsville Middle School's student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Surgoinsville Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Surgoinsville Middle School is 0.13, 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 School Rank#640 out of 1684 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Surgoinsville 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Surgoinsville 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Surgoinsville Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
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22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Surgoinsville Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
93%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Surgoinsville Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Surgoinsville Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.130.55
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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 Surgoinsville 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 NameHawkins County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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  3.25 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
This school is not bad and is underated entirely and i suggest this school be more appreciated
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The school used to be wonderful. The past two school years under the current administration has allowed a rapid decline in the integrity of the school . My children are miserable and sometimes fearful due to the lack of discipline and structure. Hoping for a positive change in administration for the 2017/18 school year or we may need to move our children elsewhere.
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Love this school were I grow up in... An i would give anything to go back an do it agen
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