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The top ranked public schools in Tennessee state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Tennessee is 35%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 34%.
The top ranked public schools in Tennessee are Central Magnet School, Merrol Hyde Magnet School and Brentwood Middle School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Signal Mountain, Collierville and Brentwood.

Top Ranked Public Middle Schools in Tennessee (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Central Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 93% (Top 1%) Reading: 98% (Top 1%)Math: 93% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 98% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-12701 East Main St
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615) 904-6789

  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Merrol Hyde Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 97% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 97% (Top 1%) Reading: 90% (Top 1%)Math: 97% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-12128 Township Dr
    HendersonvilleTN 37075
    (615) 264-6543

  • Rank: #33.
    Brentwood Middle SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 84% (Top 1%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-85324 Murray Ln
    BrentwoodTN 37027
    (615) 472-4250

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Maxine Smith Steam AcademyMath: 77% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 77% (Top 5%) Reading: 83% (Top 1%)Math: 77% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-8750 E Parkway S
    MemphisTN 38104
    (901) 416-4536

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Meigs Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 1%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 5-8713 Ramsey St
    NashvilleTN 37206
    (615) 271-3222

  • Rank: #66.
    Thurman Francis Arts Academy/magnet School For The ArtsMagnet School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80% (Top 5%) Reading: 72% (Top 5%)Math: 80% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-8221 Todd Ln
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    (615) 904-6715

  • Rank: #77.
    Valor Flagship AcademyCharter School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 77% (Top 5%) Reading: 66% (Top 5%)Math: 77% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 66% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 5-84527 Nollensville Rd
    NashvilleTN 37211
    (615) 823-7982

  • Rank: #88.
    Woodland Middle SchoolMath: 67% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 67% (Top 5%) Reading: 74% (Top 5%)Math: 67% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-81500 Volunteer Pkwy
    BrentwoodTN 37027
    (615) 472-4930

  • Rank: #99.
    Fred J Page Middle SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 76% (Top 5%) Reading: 64% (Top 5%)Math: 76% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 64% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-86262 Arno Rd
    FranklinTN 37064
    (615) 472-4760

  • Rank: #1010.
    Chattanooga School For The Liberal ArtsMagnet School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70% (Top 5%) Reading: 65% (Top 5%)Math: 70% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-86579 East Brainerd Rd
    ChattanoogaTN 37421
    (423) 855-2614

  • Rank: #1111.
    Grassland Middle SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 62% (Top 5%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 62% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82390 Hillsboro Rd
    FranklinTN 37064
    (615) 472-4500

  • Rank: #1212.
    Sunset Middle SchoolMath: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70% (Top 5%) Reading: 64% (Top 5%)Math: 70% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 64% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8200 Sunset Trl
    BrentwoodTN 37027
    (615) 472-5020

  • Rank: #1313.
    Montgomery Ridge Intermediate SchoolMath: 68% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 60% (Top 10%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 4-7835 Montgomery Ln
    MaryvilleTN 37803
    (865) 980-0590

  • Rank: #1414.
    Martin Luther King Junior SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60% (Top 10%) Reading: 74% (Top 5%)Math: 60% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-12613 17th Avenue North
    NashvilleTN 37203
    (615) 329-8400

  • Rank: #1515.
    University SchoolMath: 61% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 61% (Top 10%) Reading: 71% (Top 5%)Math: 61% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-121 Alexendra Dr
    Johnson CityTN 37614
    (423) 439-4333

  • Rank: #1616.
    Houston Middle SchoolMath: 65% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65% (Top 10%) Reading: 60% (Top 10%)Math: 65% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-89400 Wolf River Blvd
    GermantownTN 38139
    (901) 756-2366

  • Rank: #1717.
    Grassy Fork Elementary SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 10%) Reading: 60-64% (Top 5%)Math: 60-64% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60-64% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-84120 Big Creek Rd
    HartfordTN 37753
    (423) 487-5835

  • Rank: #1818.
    Mill Creek Middle SchoolMath: 66% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 66% (Top 5%) Reading: 57% (Top 10%)Math: 66% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 57% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-8200 York Trl
    NolensvilleTN 37135
    (615) 472-5250

  • Rank: #1919.
    Riverdale Elementary SchoolMath: 64% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 64% (Top 10%) Reading: 59% (Top 10%)Math: 64% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 59% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-87391 Neshoba Rd
    GermantownTN 38138
    (901) 756-2300

  • Rank: #2020.
    Chatt High Center For Creative ArtsMagnet School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 59% (Top 10%) Reading: 65% (Top 5%)Math: 59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 65% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-121301 Dallas Rd
    ChattanoogaTN 37405
    (423) 209-5929

  • Rank: #2121.
    Normal Park Museum Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 62% (Top 10%) Reading: 59% (Top 10%)Math: 62% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 59% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-81219 West Mississippi Ave
    ChattanoogaTN 37405
    (423) 209-5900

  • Rank: #2222.
    Farragut Middle SchoolMath: 65% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 65% (Top 10%) Reading: 55% (Top 10%)Math: 65% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 55% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-8200 West End Ave
    KnoxvilleTN 37922
    (865) 966-9756

  • Rank: #2323.
    West Valley Middle SchoolMath: 63% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 63% (Top 10%) Reading: 56% (Top 10%)Math: 63% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 56% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-89118 George Williams Rd
    KnoxvilleTN 37922
    (865) 539-5145

  • Rank: #2424.
    J. P. Freeman Elementary Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 61% (Top 10%) Reading: 57% (Top 10%)Math: 61% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 57% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-85250 Tulane Rd
    MemphisTN 38109
    (901) 416-3156

  • Rank: #2525.
    T. W. Hunter Middle SchoolMath: 70% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 70% (Top 5%) Reading: 51% (Top 20%)Math: 70% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 51% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 6-82101 New Hope Rd
    HendersonvilleTN 37075
    (615) 822-4720

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Hillsboro Elementary/ Middle SchoolMath: 57% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 57% (Top 10%) Reading: 59% (Top 10%)Math: 57% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 59% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-85412 Pinewood Rd
    FranklinTN 37064
    (615) 472-4560

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Station Camp Middle SchoolMath: 69% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 69% (Top 5%) Reading: 51% (Top 20%)Math: 69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 51% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 6-8281 Big Station Camp Blvd
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615) 206-0116

  • Rank: #2828.
    Moore Elementary SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 55-59% (Top 10%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-81061 Lewisburg Pike
    FranklinTN 37064
    (615) 790-4700

  • Rank: #2929.
    Signal Mountain Middle/High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 59% (Top 10%) Reading: 56% (Top 10%)Math: 59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 56% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-122650 Sam Powell Trl
    Signal MountainTN 37377
    (423) 886-0876

  • Rank: #3030.
    Schilling Farms Middle SchoolMath: 55% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 55% (Top 20%) Reading: 58% (Top 10%)Math: 55% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 58% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-8935 S Colbert St
    ColliervilleTN 38017
    (901) 854-2345

  • Rank: #3131.
    Spring Station Middle SchoolMath: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60% (Top 10%) Reading: 53% (Top 10%)Math: 60% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 53% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-81000 Spring Station Dr
    Spring HillTN 37174
    (615) 472-5080

  • Rank: #3232.
    Robert E Ellis Middle SchoolMath: 68% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 49% (Top 20%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 49% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 6-8100 Indian Lake Rd
    HendersonvilleTN 37075
    (615) 264-6093

  • Rank: #3333.
    Lakeland Middle Preparatory SchoolMath: 57% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 57% (Top 10%) Reading: 54% (Top 10%)Math: 57% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 54% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 5-85020 Lions Crest Dr
    ArlingtonTN 38002
    (901) 867-5412

  • Rank: #3434.
    Collierville Middle SchoolMath: 56% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 56% (Top 20%) Reading: 56% (Top 10%)Math: 56% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 56% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-8580 Quinn Rd
    ColliervilleTN 38017
    (901) 853-3320

  • Rank: #3535.
    White Station Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 56% (Top 20%) Reading: 55% (Top 10%)Math: 56% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 55% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-85465 Mason Rd
    MemphisTN 38120
    (901) 416-2184

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