Copper Ridge Elementary School

Copper Ridge Elementary School serves 558 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Copper Ridge Elementary School operates within the Knox County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 558 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 558 students
Copper Ridge Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Copper Ridge Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Copper Ridge Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Copper Ridge Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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
Copper Ridge Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Copper Ridge Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
96%
65%
Copper Ridge Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Copper Ridge 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.
0.08 0.26
Copper Ridge Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
43%
51%
Copper Ridge 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.
6%
7%
Copper Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Knox County School District's student population of 59,236 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,684 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,504 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Knox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
8
Number of Students Managed 59,236 3,515
Knox County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $493 MM $30 MM
Knox County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $483 MM $29 MM
Knox County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,684 $8,707
Knox County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,504 $8,563
Knox County 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 Halls High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Halls Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brickey Mccloud Elementary School (3.1 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KnoxvilleBrickey Mccloud Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 975 students
    3.1 miles
    1810 Dry Gap Pk
    KnoxvilleTN 37918
    (865)689-1499
    3.1KG-5975
  • KnoxvilleHalls Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 787 students
    3.7 miles
    7502 Andersonville Pk
    KnoxvilleTN 37938
    (865)922-7445
    3.7KG-5787
  • KnoxvilleHalls High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1274 students
    3.7 miles
    4321 East Emory Rd
    KnoxvilleTN 37938
    (865)922-7757
    3.79-121274
  • KnoxvilleHalls Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1150 students
    3.7 miles
    4317 East Emory Rd
    KnoxvilleTN 37938
    (865)922-7494
    3.76-81150
  • KnoxvilleNorth Knox Career And Technical Education CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    4 miles
    7411 Ledgerwood Dr
    KnoxvilleTN 37938
    (865)922-7576
    49-12n/a

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
November 09, 2016
Starting school can be a scary and overwhelming situation for any child, but children with autism experience unique challenges. Keep reading to learn what those challenges may be and to receive some tips for dealing with them appropriately.
November 09, 2016
For some students, attending college immediately after high school is not the right choice. Keep reading to learn more about the pros and cons of this decision and to learn about some alternative options.
November 08, 2016
Homework has become deeply ingrained in the U.S. educational system, but how much homework is too much and how can you create a healthy environment for your child to do schoolwork at home?
School Clothing

School Mascot: Baby Cougars

School Colors: