Walter J. Baird Middle School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
131 W J B Pride Ln
Lebanon, TN 37087
Phone
(615) 444-2190
District
LEBANON
County
WILSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
497
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Tennessee

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.4% of TN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Walter J. Baird Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 47
Proficiency in Reading 35 49
Proficiency in Math 46 46

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 45
Proficiency in Reading 42 47
Proficiency in Math 43 43

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 43
Proficiency in Reading 39 40
Proficiency in Math 45.5 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.58
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.26
AVG FOR STATE 15.58
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 4 1 0.2%
Grade 6 169 34.0%
Grade 7 162 32.6%
Grade 8 165 33.2%
Total 497 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.3% 66.9% 65.0%
Black 16.0% 16.4% 22.8%
Hispanic 8.4% 14.6% 9.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 1.7% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,248 6,715,984
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 655.6 161
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.2% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.0% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.1% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,755 2,547,194
Single Parent Households With Children 14.2% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.5% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.4% 26.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.2% 7.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.3% 11.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.5% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.0% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.7% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 11.2% 13.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $19,379,818 53.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $340 $1,272,280 3.5%
Staff $427 $1,597,834 4.4%
General Administration $238 $890,596 2.4%
School Administration $509 $1,904,678 5.2%
Operation $834 $3,120,828 8.5%
Transportation $286 $1,070,212 2.9%
Other $221 $826,982 2.3%
Total Support $2,854 $10,679,668 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,747 $6,537,274 17.9%
Total Expenditures $9,780 $36,596,760 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,393 $5,401,794,135 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $415,349,807 4.3%
Staff $519 $519,605,383 5.4%
General Administration $197 $197,201,905 2.0%
School Administration $539 $539,760,378 5.6%
Operation $716 $717,427,038 7.4%
Transportation $334 $334,277,096 3.5%
Other $191 $191,627,846 2.0%
Total Support $2,911 $2,915,204,413 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,361 $1,363,495,079 14.1%
Total Expenditures $9,665 $9,680,468,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%