Thurgood Marshall Middle School

  • Thurgood Marshall Middle School serves 870 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 17% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Thurgood Marshall Middle School's student population of 870 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students870 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Thurgood Marshall Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thurgood Marshall Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thurgood Marshall Middle School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#101 out of 573 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thurgood Marshall 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
33%
10%
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Black
40%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Thurgood Marshall Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
20%
63%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thurgood Marshall Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.690.28
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavidson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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