West Valley Middle School

West Valley Middle School serves 1,153 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
West Valley Middle School operates within the Knox County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1153 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,153 students
West Valley Middle School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % West Valley Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
West Valley Middle School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade West Valley Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
West Valley Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Asian
6%
2%
West Valley Middle School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
3%
8%
West Valley Middle School Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
6%
23%
West Valley Middle School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
84%
65%
West Valley Middle School White Students (2006-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
West Valley Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.29 0.26
West Valley Middle School Diversity Score (2002-2014)
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.
16%
51%
West Valley 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.
2%
7%
West Valley Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Knox County School District's student population of 59,236 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,684 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,504 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Knox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
8
Number of Students Managed 59,236 3,515
Knox County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $493 MM $30 MM
Knox County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $483 MM $29 MM
Knox County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,684 $8,707
Knox County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,504 $8,563
Knox County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Bearden High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cedar Bluff Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is A L Lotts Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KnoxvilleA L Lotts Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 850 students
    1.1 miles
    9320 Westland Dr
    KnoxvilleTN 37922
    (865)539-8611
    1.1KG-5850
  • KnoxvilleBearden High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1914 students
    2.1 miles
    8352 Kingston Pk
    KnoxvilleTN 37919
    (865)539-7800
    2.19-121914
  • KnoxvilleBlue Grass Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 707 students
    2.1 miles
    8901 Blue Grass Rd
    KnoxvilleTN 37922
    (865)539-7864
    2.1KG-5707
  • KnoxvilleCedar Bluff Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1287 students
    2.2 miles
    705 North Cedar Bluff Rd
    KnoxvilleTN 37923
    (865)539-7721
    2.2PK-51287
  • KnoxvilleCedar Bluff Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 608 students
    2.3 miles
    707 North Cedar Bluff Rd
    KnoxvilleTN 37923
    (865)539-7891
    2.36-8608

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