Whitthorne Middle School

Whitthorne Middle School serves 943 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Whitthorne Middle School operates within the Maury County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 943 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 943 students
Whitthorne Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Whitthorne Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Whitthorne Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Whitthorne Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 16:1 16:1
Whitthorne Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Whitthorne Middle School Asian Students (1996-2014)
Hispanic
12%
8%
Whitthorne Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
24%
23%
Whitthorne Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
63%
65%
Whitthorne Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
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.
0.54 0.26
Whitthorne Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
52%
51%
Whitthorne 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.
9%
7%
Whitthorne Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Maury County School District's student population of 12,014 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,937 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 $8,071 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Maury County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
8
Number of Students Managed 12,014 3,515
Maury County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $93 MM $30 MM
Maury County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $95 MM $29 MM
Maury County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,937 $8,707
Maury County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,071 $8,563
Maury 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 Columbia Central High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is E. A. Cox Middle School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J. R. Baker Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • ColumbiaColumbia Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1278 students
    0.1 miles
    921 Lion Pw
    ColumbiaTN 38401
    (931)381-2222
    0.19-121278
  • ColumbiaJ. R. Baker Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 324 students
    0.1 miles
    1301 Hamphire Pk
    ColumbiaTN 38401
    (931)388-3319
    0.1PK-4324
  • ColumbiaMcdowell Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 359 students
    1.7 miles
    714 West 7th St
    ColumbiaTN 38401
    (931)840-4418
    1.7PK-4359
  • ColumbiaJ E Woodard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 508 students
    2.2 miles
    207 Rutherford La
    ColumbiaTN 38401
    (931)380-2872
    2.2PK-4508
  • ColumbiaHighland Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 346 students
    2.4 miles
    1606 Highland Av
    ColumbiaTN 38401
    (931)388-7325
    2.4PK-4346

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