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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Meigs County School District serving 1,756 students in Decatur, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Meigs County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Decatur Meigs County High School
    105 Abel Avenue
    Decatur, TN 37322
    (423)334-5797

    Grades: 9-12 | 548 students
  • Decatur Meigs Middle School
    586 North Main
    Decatur, TN 37322
    (423)334-9187

    Grades: 6-8 | 391 students
  • Decatur Meigs North Elementary School
    22015 State Highway 58 N
    Decatur, TN 37322
    (423)334-5454

    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
  • Decatur Meigs South Elementary School
    9638 State Highway 58 S
    Decatur, TN 37322
    (423)334-5444

    Grades: PK-5 | 402 students

Overview

School District NameMeigs County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,756 students
# of Teachers123 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students882 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students874 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.08
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students2 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students32 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students16 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,682 students
% White Students
96%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students20 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:89
# of Students in Kindergarten:107
# of Students in 1st Grade:121
# of Students in 2nd Grade:121
# of Students in 3rd Grade:133
# of Students in 4th Grade:132
# of Students in 5th Grade:114
# of Students in 6th Grade:124
# of Students in 7th Grade:140
# of Students in 8th Grade:127
# of Students in 9th Grade:142
# of Students in 10th Grade:145
# of Students in 11th Grade:132
# of Students in 12th Grade:129
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Meigs County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
35%
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,868 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 $8,553 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$16 MM$31 MM
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Spending$15 MM$29 MM
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Revenue / Student$8,868$8,897
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Spending / Student$8,553$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Meigs 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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Meigs County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.08, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Meigs North Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.