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Geeter Middle

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  • Grades Served: 6 – 8
  • District: Shelby County Schools
  • State Designation: Priority School
  • 337 Students
  • 30 Students per Teacher
  • School Day: 7:15am – 3:15pm
  • Extended Calendar: School day is one hour longer than traditional SCS schools, for intervention and enrichment.
  • Uniform Required
  • Student Ambassador program promotes student leadership; program enables students to develop leadership skills through serving as school guides, assistants
  • MAC pro book lab, Ipad lab, Samsung Smartschool program for math, Smartboards in every classroom, at least four student computers per classroom, and over ten mobile lap top carts.
  • Club Days throughout the year promote student interest and talent through community service, performances, and special projects
  • Geeter students have demonstrated a 9 percentage point gain in math for the second year in a row. Our students demonstrated an achievement gap closure in Reading/Language Arts.
  • 5 Step Discipline Process teaches discipline and provides students with practice in self regulation
  • Extracurriculars: Football, Boys and Girls Basketball, Volleyball, Cheerleading, Boys and Girls Track, Baseball, Softball, Band, Majorettes, Clubs (Student Council, Garden, FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America), Geeter Men of Excellence, Student Ambassadors, Media and Sound, Baton Twirling, Arts and Crafts), COPS program (Community Outreach Program), University of Memphis Department of Social Work, small group sessions, and 21st Century After School program
  • Gifted Education: CLUE
  • Special Education: Inclusion, STEP Class, Functional Skills Class
  • Parent Involvement: Monthly Geeter University (parent resource meetings), volunteers, special events held multiple times to accomodate family schedules
  • Tours: Contact 901-416-8157 to schedule a visit.

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Diversity

  • Lacks Economic Diversity93.5% of students are Economically Disadvantaged
  • Lacks Racial Diversity

Performance

Achievement
21% 3.2% In 2015, 21% of students tested Proficient or Above
Growth
1 In 2015, the TVAAS Growth Score showed less than expected growth

Why are we still showing 2015 scores? Learn more in our Beware of 2016 Test Scores post. Visit the TN State Report Card for available 2016 scores.


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