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5681 Old Hixson Pike

Hixson, TN 37343

(423) 847-4810

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 650

Students Per Teacher: 9

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18 Parent Reviews for Hixson Middle School

This is our first year at HMS. I have very impressed! The teachers are wonderful & approachable. They quickly respond to emails & phone calls. The school offers many programs so your student can get involved, whether its sports, the arts, clubs etc. The facility is beautiful & well kept. I highly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/07/13

Hixson Middle School is a beautiful facility, with a transformational leader, and dedicated teachers who genuinely care about each individual student. It is a privilege to teach with such a fine team of professionals.

Posted by a teacher on 12/06/13

We have an 8th grader at Hixson Middle School. We have had excellent academic and social experiences at every grade level. The faculty and staff have been welcoming and hospitable every time we have been in the building. The building is always clean and well-kept. The principal has been very proactive ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/06/13

We have loved the beautiful new school building and the robust art and music programs for the three years we've had a student at HMS. Hixson Middle offers a variety of sports and a wonderful academic excellence program to encourage students. It is worth your time to check us out. Go Wildcats!

Posted by a parent on 11/22/13

New principal is a strong leader. This school seems to be improving. Teachers seem to be working hard.

Posted by a parent on 10/28/12

This is the best school my child has been to in a long while. The teachers are exceptional, the students are great, and the facilities are amazing! Hixson middle school is getting better and better every year!

Posted by a parent on 03/03/12

HMS is not a great school. They score very low on everything, from tests to teachers and principal. They do not have time for parents or students either for that matter. Some would rather give an assignment and not explain it. That's why they have failing grades on the T-Cap test. Teachers do not teach ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/14/11

Hixson Middle is great, communication is key here and they are on top of it. My son loves his school, and the kids are great. The staff and teachers are very open to meeting you on any given day of the week to work out any concerns you may have with your student. All I have to do is call and I know ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/14/11

I don't have a child in Middle School yet, but she does attend an Elementary school in Hixson. What I CAN tell you is that Tennessee raised their standards considerably this past year. Its going to get worse before it gets better as far as that goes. When it comes to public schools in the greater ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/29/11

This is my oldest son's 2nd year at HMS and my youngest son's 1st year. I have been impressed with the Principal and teachers so far. They are open to communication with parents and students. I've had quick responses from email from both Principal and teachers. This 2010-11 school year so many people ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/26/10

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Test scores for Hixson Middle School

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Test Year: 2012
Hixson Middle School
Hamilton County School Distrct
* 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.

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Hixson schools — Hixson Middle School is located at 5681 Old Hixson Pike, Hixson TN 37343. 5681 Old Hixson Pike is in the 37343 ZIP code in Hixson, TN The school district for Hixson Middle School is the Hamilton County School Distrct. Hixson Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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