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Geeter 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.

118 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
14%

2012

 
 
15%

2011

 
 
7%

2010

 
 
8%
Reading/Language Arts

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

117 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
14%

2012

 
 
21%

2011

 
 
13%

2010

 
 
10%
Science

The state average for Science was 62% in 2013.

118 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
15%

2012

 
 
21%

2011

 
 
5%

2010

 
 
6%
Social Studies

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

118 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

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.

147 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
15%

2012

 
 
5%

2011

 
 
7%

2010

 
 
5%
Reading/Language Arts

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

147 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
14%

2012

 
 
6%

2011

 
 
8%

2010

 
 
11%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

147 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
36%

2012

 
 
6%

2011

 
 
7%

2010

 
 
14%
Social Studies

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

146 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
55%

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.

143 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
9%

2012

 
 
3%

2011

 
 
6%

2010

 
 
4%
Reading/Language Arts

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

143 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
12%

2012

 
 
9%

2011

 
 
9%

2010

 
 
14%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

143 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
22%

2012

 
 
11%

2011

 
 
13%

2010

 
 
16%
Social Studies

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

142 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
34%

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 Students14%
African American13%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged14%
Students with disabilities29%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students14%
African American13%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged11%
Students with disabilities17%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students15%
African American15%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged14%
Students with disabilities17%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students64%
African American64%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged61%
Students with disabilities33%
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 Students15%
African American15%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged15%
Students with disabilities15%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students14%
African American14%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged14%
Students with disabilities11%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students36%
African American36%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged35%
Students with disabilities19%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students55%
African American55%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged54%
Students with disabilities19%
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 Students9%
African American9%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged10%
Students with disabilities10%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students12%
African American12%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged13%
Students with disabilities21%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students22%
African American23%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged23%
Students with disabilities17%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students34%
African American33%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged32%
Students with disabilities24%
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

 
 
n/a

2011

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
80%
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
Black 99% 23%
Hispanic 1% 7%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
White 0% 67%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 99%N/A55%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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4649 Horn Lake Rd
Memphis, TN 38109
Phone: (901) 416-8157

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