Jefferson County School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 4 top public middle schools in Jefferson County School District, serving 2,632 students.
- Public middle school in Jefferson County School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus Tennessee public middle school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus 33% Tennessee statewide average). This district's average middle school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Tennessee.
- Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is less than the Tennessee public middle school average of 36% (majority Black).
- The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Tennessee public middle school average of 16:1.
|School District Name||Jefferson County School District|
|School District Website||http://jc-schools.net/|
|School District Phone Number||(865)397-3194|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 09|
|2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||This State (TN)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||643 Schools|
|# of Students||2,632 Students||340,236 Students|
|# of Teachers||156 Teachers||21,237 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||16:1|
- Jefferson County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 138 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 92% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (TN)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||4 Students||521 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||13 Students||6,167 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||279 Students||28,252 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||54 Students||79,065 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||2,232 Students||219,118 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||300 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||49 Students||6,813 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||44||4,772|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||119||8,595|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||149||8,440|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||137||8,509|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||140||9,250|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||140||10,369|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||161||22,611|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||619||69,609|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||564||74,325|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||559||73,749|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||13,733|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||12,517|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||12,151|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||11,606|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $7,665 in this school district is less than the state average of $8,897. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $7,570 is less than the state average of $8,572. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||This State (TN)|
|Total Revenue||$58 MM||$31 MM|
|Spending||$57 MM||$29 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$7,665||$8,897|
|Spending / Student||$7,570||$8,572|
Jefferson County School District Public Middle Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency | TN School Rank)
- Jefferson City Jefferson Middle School 361 West Broadway Bl
Jefferson City, TN 37760
Grades: 6-8 | 676 students
- Strawberry Plains Rush Strong Elementary School 3081 W Old Andrew Johnson Hw
Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
Grades: PK-8 | 519 students
- White Pine White Pine Elementary School 3060 Roy Messer Hw
White Pine, TN 37890
Grades: PK-8 | 836 students
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