Joppa Elementary School

Joppa Elementary School serves 509 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Joppa Elementary School operates within the Grainger County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 509 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 509 students
Joppa Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Joppa Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Joppa Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Joppa Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 16:1 16:1
Joppa Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Joppa Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
98%
65%
Joppa Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Joppa Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.26
Joppa Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2014)
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.
46%
51%
Joppa 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.
12%
7%
Joppa Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,651 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,765 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,580 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Grainger County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 3,651 3,515
Grainger County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $30 MM
Grainger County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $28 MM $29 MM
Grainger County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,765 $8,707
Grainger County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,580 $8,563
Grainger County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Washburn School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washburn School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washburn School (4.4 miles away)
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  • WashburnWashburn School
    4.4 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 574 students7925 Hwy 131
    WashburnTN 37888
    (865)497-2557
    4.4PK-12574
  • RutledgeRutledge Elementary School
    5.3 miles | Grades: 2-6 | 394 students7480 Rutledge Pk
    RutledgeTN 37861
    (865)828-5530
    5.32-6394
  • RutledgeGrainger Co Adult High School
    6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 14 students7850 Rutledge Pk
    RutledgeTN 37861
    (865)828-5172
    69-1214
  • RutledgeRutledge Middle School
    6.5 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 474 students140 Pioneer Dr
    RutledgeTN 37861
    (865)828-3366
    6.57-8474
  • RutledgeRutledge Primary
    6.7 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 186 students470 Water St
    RutledgeTN 37861
    (865)828-5614
    6.7PK-1186

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