Whittle Springs Middle School



Whittle Springs Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whittle Springs Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 185
7 166
8 173
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whittle Springs Middle School is a public elementary school located in Knoxville, TN in the Knox County School District. It enrolls 524 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 10.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 524
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 48

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former WSMS Alumni

Whittle Springs Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 263
(50%)
20,233
(48%)
 Male 261
(50%)
21,737
(52%)

Whittle Springs Middle School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 304
(58%)
31,068
(74%)
 Black 165
(31%)
5,943
(14%)
 Hispanic 37
(7%)
2,774
(7%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
1,174
(3%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
872
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
86
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
53
(0%)

Whittle Springs Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 412
(79%)
18,611
(44%)
 Not Eligible 61
(12%)
20,954
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 51
(10%)
2,405
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Whittle Springs Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Whittle Springs Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 607
2006 585
2007 552
2008 552
2009 526
2010 520
2011 507
2012 524

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 16
2007 13
2008 12.8
2009 13
2010 12.9
2011 11.3
2012 10.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7331136738056
2006 0.77606837606838
2007 0.7518115942029
2008 0.73007246376812
2009 0.81939163498099
2010 0.79038461538462
2011 0.82051282051282
2012 0.88358778625954

Compare Whittle Springs Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,090.0% 10.9:1
 
1,440.2% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.3%
 
This School 88.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Whittle Springs Middle School
Knoxville, TN
Public 06 - 08 524 10.9:1  
Garden Montessori School
Knoxville, TN
Private PK - 08 130 5:1 2 miles
Christenberry Elementary
Knoxville, TN
Public PK - 05 516 13:1 2 miles
Berean Christian School
Knoxville, TN
Private KG - 12 350 12:1 2 miles
Richard Yoakley School
Knoxville, TN
Public 06 - 12 79 3.7:1 2 miles
Fountain City Elementary
Knoxville, TN
Public KG - 05 408 16.7:1 3 miles
Belle Morris Elementary
Knoxville, TN
Public KG - 05 499 14.7:1 3 miles
First Lutheran School
Knoxville, TN
Private KG - 08 97 15:1 3 miles
Knoxville Baptist Christian
Knoxville, TN
Private PK - 12 74 8:1 3 miles
Gresham Middle School
Knoxville, TN
Public 06 - 08 796 14.9:1 3 miles
St Joseph School
Knoxville, TN
Private PK - 08 202 10:1 3 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2018. ElementarySchools.org.