Vine Middle/magnet Middle School

  • Vine Middle/magnet Middle School serves 336 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Vine Middle/magnet Middle School operates within the Knox County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 336 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students336 students
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by GradeVine Middle/magnet Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Asian Students (1996-2007)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
77%
22%
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
14%
65%
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School White Students (1989-2015)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsVine Middle/magnet Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.390.53
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/an/a
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/an/a
Vine Middle/magnet Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Knox County School District's student population of 59,617 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,364 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,191 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameKnox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
8
Number of Students Managed59,6173,513
Knox County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$493 MM$30 MM
Knox County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$483 MM$29 MM
Knox County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,364$8,707
Knox County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,191$8,563
Knox County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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    0.5 miles
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    1 miles
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    1.1 miles
    801 Sevier Av
    KnoxvilleTN 37920
    (865)579-2100
    1.1PK-5148
  • KnoxvilleL N Stem AcademyMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 565 students
    1.3 miles
    401 Henley St
    KnoxvilleTN 37902
    (865)329-8440
    1.39-12565
  • KnoxvilleAustin East High/magnet High SchoolMagnet School
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    1.4 miles
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    KnoxvilleTN 37914
    (865)594-3792
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School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  5/1/2012
Good academic programs, music and art class choices are excellent.
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2  4/12/2009
My daughter has attended Vine Middle School since the beginning of this year. The teachers are wonderful and I have felt that my daughter was getting a good education. We chose this school because of the programs that were offered and the promise of a constantly improving academic program. There are a lot of children that have a "tough" and defensive demeanor, and my daughter has fortunately been able to avoid them. Now, we are told that due to budget cuts, 3 of my daughter's classes are being cut. The dance program, video production and Beta club will no longer be offered. I was told that the administrators have recommended against encouraging enrollment of children from the Honors Magnet Elementary School as they were "problematic" for the "tough" crowd to tolerate.
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