Nashville School Of The Arts

Tel: (615)291-6600
Grades 9-12
640 students
Nashville School Of The Arts serves 640 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Nashville School Of The Arts operates within the Davidson County School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 640 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 640 students
Nashville School Of The Arts Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Nashville School Of The Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Nashville School Of The Arts Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Nashville School Of The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 20:1 16:1
Nashville School Of The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Nashville School Of The Arts Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Nashville School Of The Arts Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
34%
23%
Nashville School Of The Arts Black Students (2006-2014)
White
58%
65%
Nashville School Of The Arts White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Nashville School Of The Arts 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.
0.55 0.26
Nashville School Of The Arts Diversity Score (2006-2014)
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.
27%
51%
Nashville School Of The Arts 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.
7%
7%
Nashville School Of The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 82,806 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,178 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,042 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Davidson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
161
8
Number of Students Managed 82,806 3,515
Davidson County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 83%
Davidson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $764 MM $30 MM
Davidson County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $829 MM $29 MM
Davidson County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,178 $8,707
Davidson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,042 $8,563
Davidson 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 Lead Prep Southeast (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Boy's Prep (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John B Whitsitt Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • NashvilleBoy's Prep
    Charter School
    1 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 120 students283 Plus Park Bl
    NashvilleTN 37217
    (615)717-7643
    17-8120
  • NashvilleNew Vision Academy
    Charter School
    1 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 183 students297 Plus Park Bl
    NashvilleTN 37217
    (615)473-3006
    15-8183
  • NashvilleJohn B Whitsitt Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 544 students110 Whitsett Rd
    NashvilleTN 37210
    (615)333-5600
    1.2PK-4544
  • NashvilleFall- Hamilton Elementary Enhanced Option
    Magnet School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 315 students510 Wedgewood Av
    NashvilleTN 37203
    (615)291-6380
    1.4PK-4315
  • NashvilleLead Prep Southeast
    Charter School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 5-12 | 52 students2601 Bransford Av
    NashvilleTN 37204
    (615)800-6814
    1.55-1252

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