PROFICIENCY 49% 7% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
65%Rutherford County
56%La Vergne

Lavergne Middle School is a school servicing grades 5 to 8 and is located in the district of "Rutherford County" in La Vergne, TN. There are a total of 1,020 students and 70 teachers at Lavergne Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Lavergne Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 48.5%, which is 7% lower than the Tennessee average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Lavergne Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Lavergne Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 31.0% 66.2% 66.6% 51.1%
African American 38.9% 16.7% 21.8% 15.9%
Asian 3.5% 4.3% 1.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 24.6% 10.9% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.6% 1.6% 1.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Lavergne Lake Elementary School59%0.3La Vergne, TN
Roy L Waldron Elementary43%0.6La Vergne, TN
Lavergne High School66%3.0La Vergne, TN
Cedar Grove Elementary66%3.2Smyrna, TN
Smyrna Elementary57%4.1Smyrna, TN
Smyrna Primary51%4.2Smyrna, TN
John Colemon Elementary45%4.3Smyrna, TN
David Youree Elementary61%4.4Smyrna, TN
Thurman Francis Arts Academy/magnet School For The Arts83%4.7Smyrna, TN
Smyrna Middle School48%4.7Smyrna, TN
Rock Springs Middle School58%4.9Smyrna, TN
Rock Springs Elementary64%5.2La Vergne, TN

La Vergne demographics profile

StatisticLa VergneTennesseeNational
Population density (sq mi)1,37815391
Median age31.738.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%57%55%
Speak English82%93%79%
Speak Spanish15%4%13%

Education level achieved in La Vergne

IndexLa VergneTennesseeNational
Completed 8th grade81.8%82.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.2%79.9%83.0%
Completed some college50.1%53.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.3%32.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.9%25.4%30.3%
Completed masters5.7%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Lavergne Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.