Macon County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Macon County School District serving 3,958 students in Lafayette, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Macon County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Lafayette Central Elementary School
    905 Sycamore St
    Lafayette, TN 37083
    (615)666-3265

    Grades: 2-3 | 422 students
  • Lafayette Fairlane Elementary School
    305 Fairlane Dr
    Lafayette, TN 37083
    (615)666-2970

    Grades: PK-1 | 489 students
  • Lafayette Lafayette Elementary School
    401 Meador Dr
    Lafayette, TN 37083
    (615)666-8868

    Grades: 4-5 | 405 students
  • Lafayette Macon County High School
    2550 Days Rd
    Lafayette, TN 37083
    (615)666-4320

    Grades: 9-12 | 959 students
  • Lafayette Macon County Junior High School
    1003 Hwy 52 By Pass East
    Lafayette, TN 37083
    (615)666-7545

    Grades: 6-8 | 666 students
  • Red Boiling Springs Red Boiling Springs Elementary School
    417 Hillcrest Dr
    Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
    (615)699-2222

    Grades: PK-5 | 348 students
  • Red Boiling Springs Red Boiling Springs School
    415 Hillcrest Dr
    Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
    (615)699-3125

    Grades: 6-12 | 340 students
  • Westmoreland Westside Elementary School
    8025 Old Highway 52
    Westmoreland, TN 37186
    (615)666-3128

    Grades: PK-5 | 329 students

Overview

School District NameMacon County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,958 students
# of Teachers242 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students2,003 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,955 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.21
# of American Indian Students10 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students7 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students385 students
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students20 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,511 students
% White Students
88%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students24 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:102
# of Students in Kindergarten:351
# of Students in 1st Grade:303
# of Students in 2nd Grade:323
# of Students in 3rd Grade:314
# of Students in 4th Grade:312
# of Students in 5th Grade:288
# of Students in 6th Grade:256
# of Students in 7th Grade:302
# of Students in 8th Grade:253
# of Students in 9th Grade:288
# of Students in 10th Grade:300
# of Students in 11th Grade:299
# of Students in 12th Grade:267
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Macon County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 129 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Macon County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Macon County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Macon County School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,296 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 $7,124 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 DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
Total Revenue$28 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Macon County School District and average revenue for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$27 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Macon County School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,296$8,897
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Macon County School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,124$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Macon County School District and average spending per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Macon County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.21, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Fairlane Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.