Waynesboro Middle School

  • Waynesboro Middle School serves 284 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (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 22% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Waynesboro Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Waynesboro Middle School's student population of 284 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students284 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waynesboro Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waynesboro Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1302 out of 1636 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waynesboro Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waynesboro 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 Ratio14:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
2%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Waynesboro Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
97%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Waynesboro Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waynesboro Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.060.54
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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 NameWayne County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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