Howard Elementary School

Howard Elementary School serves 481 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Howard Elementary School operates within the Sumner County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 481 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 481 students
Howard Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Howard Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Howard Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Howard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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
Howard Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Howard Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
16%
8%
Howard Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
20%
23%
Howard Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
63%
65%
Howard Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
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.
0.54 0.26
Howard 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.
57%
51%
Howard 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%
Howard Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Sumner County School District's student population of 28,715 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,841 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 $8,056 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Sumner County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
8
Number of Students Managed 28,715 3,515
Sumner County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $213 MM $30 MM
Sumner County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $219 MM $29 MM
Sumner County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,841 $8,707
Sumner County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,056 $8,563
Sumner 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 Gallatin Senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rucker Stewart Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • GallatinGallatin Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1423 students
    0.6 miles
    700 Dan P. Herron Dr
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)452-2621
    0.69-121423
  • GallatinUnion Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    1 miles
    516 Carson St
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)452-0737
    1PK-5536
  • GallatinRucker Stewart Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 730 students
    1.1 miles
    350 Hancock St
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)452-1734
    1.16-8730
  • GallatinR T Fisher AlternativeAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12 | 104 students
    1.3 miles
    455 North Boyers
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)451-6558
    1.3KG-12104
  • GallatinGuild Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 657 students
    1.8 miles
    1018 South Water St
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)452-5583
    1.8PK-5657

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