Ooltewah Elementary School

Ooltewah Elementary School serves 833 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Ooltewah Elementary School operates within the Hamilton County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 833 students has grown by 112% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 113% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 833 students
Ooltewah Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ooltewah Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Ooltewah Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ooltewah Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is equal to 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 17:1 16:1
Ooltewah Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.26 0.26
Ooltewah Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
26%
51%
Ooltewah 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.
5%
7%
Ooltewah Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 43,540 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,885 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,930 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Hamilton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
79
8
Number of Students Managed 43,540 3,515
Hamilton County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $372 MM $30 MM
Hamilton County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $374 MM $29 MM
Hamilton County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,885 $8,707
Hamilton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,930 $8,563
Hamilton 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 Ooltewah High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ooltewah Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wolftever Creek Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OoltewahOoltewah High School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1383 students6123 Mt View Rd
    OoltewahTN 37363
    (423)238-5221
    0.79-121383
  • OoltewahOoltewah Middle School
    2 Negative Reviews
    1.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 865 students5100 Ooltewah Ringgold Rd
    OoltewahTN 37363
    (423)238-5732
    1.46-8865
  • OoltewahWolftever Creek Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 485 students5080 Ooltewah Ringold Rd
    OoltewahTN 37363
    (423)238-7300
    1.5PK-5485
  • OoltewahHunter Middle School
    2.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 710 students6810 Teal La
    OoltewahTN 37363
    (423)344-1474
    2.86-8710
  • OoltewahWallace A. Smith Elementary School
    3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 728 students6930 Hunter Rd
    OoltewahTN 37363
    (423)344-1425
    3KG-5728

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