School Details

Margaret Allen Middle School

500 Spence La, Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 291-6385
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-8 479 students 16 students/teacher (TN avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

64%
45%
57%
47%
45%
55%
39%
48%
63%
82%
78%
87%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Davidson County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

49%
38%
45%
44%
46%
57%
53%
45%
62%
82%
79%
87%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Davidson County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

40%
39%
47%
34%
36%
47%
56%
46%
64%
68%
68%
81%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Davidson County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

32%
27%
41%
28%
35%
47%
41%
43%
64%
61%
69%
82%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Davidson County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Margaret Allen Middle School is a public middle school in Nashville. The principal of Margaret Allen Middle School is Ms. Ganet Johnson, whose e-mail is Ganet.Johnson@mnps.org. 479 children attend Margaret Allen Middle School and are mostly Asian/Pacific Islander; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 82% of the 479 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Margaret Allen Middle School is 16:1. New Vision Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Computer arts

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Hispanic 34% 15%
Black, non-Hispanic 33% 48%
White, non-Hispanic 30% 33%
Asian 3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %
Multiracial 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 82% 65%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (9 months ago)

    Great school with caring teachers that work hard to help students not only learn but grow socially and emotionally. I love this school and my child is having an excellent experience at Margaret Allen.

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Overall score

(based on 8 ratings & reviews)

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  • Principal leadership
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