White County Middle School

300 Turntable Rd
Sparta, TN 38583
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
White County Middle School serves 900 students in grades 6-8.
White County Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

White County Middle School's student population of 900 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students900 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of White County Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

White County Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of White County Middle School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#715 out of 1684 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
92%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.150.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhite County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to White County Middle School is White County High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prescott South Middle School (11.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Findlay Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sparta White County High School Math: 18% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,186 student
    0.3 miles
    267 Allen Dr
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 836-3214
    0.3 9-12 1,186
  • Sparta Findlay Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    1.1 miles
    576 Hale St
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 738-2412
    1.1 PK-5 421
  • Sparta Woodland Park Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
    2.5 miles
    88 Panther Dr
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 738-3505
    2.5 PK-5 505
  • Doyle Doyle Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 216 students
    6.7 miles
    174 West Gooseneck Rd
    Doyle, TN 38559
    (931) 657-2287
    6.7 PK-5 216
  • Sparta Northfield Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
    6.7 miles
    570 South Bunker Hill Rd
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 761-7979
    6.7 PK-5 304

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