Black Fox Elementary School

Black Fox Elementary School serves 792 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Black Fox Elementary School operates within the Murfreesboro School District.

School Overview

The student population of 792 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 792 students
Black Fox Elementary School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Black Fox Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Black Fox Elementary School Total Teachers (1992-2014)
Students by Grade Black Fox Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Black Fox Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Asian
9%
2%
Black Fox Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
14%
8%
Black Fox Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
32%
23%
Black Fox Elementary School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
41%
65%
Black Fox Elementary School White Students (1992-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Black Fox Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.71 0.26
Black Fox Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
51%
Black Fox Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Black Fox Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Murfreesboro School District's student population of 7,156 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,053 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,905 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Murfreesboro School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
8
Number of Students Managed 7,156 3,515
Murfreesboro School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $64 MM $30 MM
Murfreesboro School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $63 MM $29 MM
Murfreesboro School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,053 $8,707
Murfreesboro School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,905 $8,563
Murfreesboro School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Holloway High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Magnet School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ruth Bowdoin Preschool At Bellwood (1.6 miles away)
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  • MurfreesboroRuth Bowdoin Preschool At Bellwood
    Grades: PK
    1.6 miles
    1165 Middle Tennessee Bl
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615)895-5279
    1.6PKn/a
  • MurfreesboroHobgood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 461 students
    1.9 miles
    307 Baird La
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615)895-2744
    1.9KG-6461
  • MurfreesboroBradley Academy - An Arts Integrated School
    Grades: KG-6 | 414 students
    2 miles
    511 Mercury Bl
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615)895-2672
    2KG-6414
  • Murfreesboro Holloway High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 99 students
    2.1 miles
    619 South Highland Av
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615)890-6004
    2.19-1299
  • MurfreesboroRutherford County Adult High School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.1 miles
    2240 Southpark Dr 1
    MurfreesboroTN 37128
    (615)896-0876
    2.19-12n/a

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