Whitworth-buchanan Middle School

Whitworth-buchanan Middle School serves 796 students in grades 6-8.
Whitworth-buchanan 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Whitworth-buchanan Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Whitworth-buchanan Middle School's student population of 796 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Whitworth-buchanan Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Whitworth-buchanan Middle School is 0.66, 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 Testing Rank
#1261 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
10%
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Black
22%
22%
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White
52%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.660.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRutherford County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Whitworth-buchanan Middle School is Coffee County Raider Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Coffee County Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is College Street Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Manchester College Street Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
    0.6 miles
    405 College St
    Manchester, TN 37355
    (931) 728-2805
    0.6 PK-5 450
  • Manchester Coffee County Raider Academy Math: 17%
    Grades: 9 | 452 students
    0.8 miles
    865 Mcminnville Hwy
    Manchester, TN 37355
    (931) 723-3309
    0.8 9 452
  • Manchester Coffee County Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 950 students
    0.9 miles
    3063 Woodbury Hwy
    Manchester, TN 37355
    (931) 723-5177
    0.9 6-8 950
  • Manchester Westwood Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    0.9 miles
    912 Oakdale St
    Manchester, TN 37355
    (931) 728-3412
    0.9 PK-5 537
  • Manchester Westwood Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 413 students
    0.9 miles
    505 Taylor St
    Manchester, TN 37355
    (931) 728-2071
    0.9 6-8 413

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