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Rutherford County Schools
  • MURFREESBORO, TN

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
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  2. Diversity
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  3. Teachers
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  4. College Prep
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  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Health & Safety
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  7. Administration
    grade B+
  8. Sports
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  9. Food
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  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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Rutherford County Schools is a highly rated, public school district located in MURFREESBORO, TN. It has 47,458 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 45% of students are at least proficient in math and 41% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
41%
Percent Proficient - Math
45%
Average Graduation Rate
96%
Average SAT
1220
212 responses
Average ACT
25
4,202 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
47,458
Free or Reduced Lunch
27.6%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$48,894
Teachers in First/Second Year
9.7%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$10,367 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    65%
  • Support Services
    30%
  • Other
    5%

Living in the Area

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
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  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$62,003
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,052
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$238,000
National
$217,500

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