White Station Middle School

  • White Station Middle School serves 1,276 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 55% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • White Station Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

White Station Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • White Station Middle School's student population of 1,276 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • White Station Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of White Station Middle School is 0.72, which is more 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 School Rank#137 out of 1684 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
10%
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Black
34%
22%
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White
37%
63%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.720.55
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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