Bearden Middle School



Bearden Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bearden Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 411
7 392
8 389
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bearden Middle School is a public elementary school located in Knoxville, TN in the Knox County School District. It enrolls 1,192 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,192
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 66

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Bearden Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 629
(53%)
21,737
(52%)
 Female 563
(47%)
20,233
(48%)

Bearden Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 738
(62%)
31,068
(74%)
 Black 283
(24%)
5,943
(14%)
 Hispanic 84
(7%)
2,774
(7%)
 Two or More 61
(5%)
1,174
(3%)
 Asian 18
(2%)
872
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
53
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
86
(0%)

Bearden Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 607
(51%)
18,611
(44%)
 Not Eligible 532
(45%)
20,954
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(4%)
2,405
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Bearden Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bearden Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1146
2006 1191
2007 1120
2008 1068
2009 972
2010 1010
2011 1117
2012 1192

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 17
2007 16
2008 15.3
2009 15.9
2010 15.7
2011 17.9
2012 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42844677137871
2006 0.41897565071369
2007 0.43482142857143
2008 0.46067415730337
2009 0.49485596707819
2010 0.45643564356436
2011 0.53446732318711
2012 0.55369127516779

Compare Bearden Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.2% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 55.4%
 
State Average 61.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bearden Middle School
Knoxville, TN
Public 06 - 08 1,192 18.1:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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