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Bon Lin Middle School

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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 45% in 2013.

198 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
69%

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
42%
Reading/Language Arts

The state average for Reading/Language Arts was 57% in 2013.

198 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
73%

2012

 
 
67%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
67%
Science

The state average for Science was 62% in 2013.

198 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
69%

2012

 
 
69%

2011

 
 
65%

2010

 
 
63%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 87% in 2013.

198 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
94%

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 47% in 2013.

209 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
59%

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
47%

2010

 
 
35%
Reading/Language Arts

The state average for Reading/Language Arts was 47% in 2013.

209 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%

2012

 
 
65%

2011

 
 
57%

2010

 
 
48%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

209 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
73%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
59%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 81% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 41% in 2013.

152 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
68%

2012

 
 
51%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
6%
Reading/Language Arts

The state average for Reading/Language Arts was 47% in 2013.

213 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
56%

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
52%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

142 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
55%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
71%

2010

 
 
72%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 82% in 2013.

213 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
91%

2010

 
 
n/a
Writing

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

All Students69%
African American53%
Asian75%
Hispanicn/a
White79%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Students with disabilities54%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students73%
African American58%
Asian92%
Hispanicn/a
White80%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Students with disabilities50%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students69%
African American50%
Asian83%
Hispanicn/a
White80%
Economically disadvantaged45%
Students with disabilities33%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students94%
African American89%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged85%
Students with disabilities63%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

All Students59%
African American52%
Asian85%
Hispanic80%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
White59%
Economically disadvantaged56%
Students with disabilities38%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students62%
African American52%
Asian69%
Hispanic80%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
White65%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Students with disabilities38%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students81%
African American74%
Asian92%
Hispanic70%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
White85%
Economically disadvantaged71%
Students with disabilities67%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Studentsn/a
African American93%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged91%
Students with disabilities88%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

All Students68%
African American57%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White76%
Economically disadvantaged55%
Students with disabilities42%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students56%
African American38%
Asian42%
Hispanicn/a
White68%
Economically disadvantaged29%
Students with disabilities17%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students55%
African American39%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Students with disabilities21%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students91%
African American82%
Asian92%
Hispanicn/a
White95%
Economically disadvantaged83%
Students with disabilities67%
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 65% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
100%

2011

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
84%
English I

The state average for English I was 68% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) exams to test high school students in language arts, math, science, and social studies upon completion of relevant courses. Students must pass the algebra I, English II, and biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, in order to graduate. The Gateway/EOC exams are standards-based tests that measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Algebra I

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

English I

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) exams to test high school students in language arts, math, science, and social studies upon completion of relevant courses. Students must pass the algebra I, English II, and biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, in order to graduate. The Gateway/EOC exams are standards-based tests that measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 61% 67%
Black 28% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 2%
Hispanic 4% 7%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 20%N/A55%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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3862 North Germantown Rd
Bartlett, TN 38133
Phone: (901) 347-1520

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