Rickman Elementary School

631 Rickman Monterey Hw

Rickman, TN 38580-0347

Tel: (931)498-2825
Grades PK-8
729 students
Rickman Elementary School serves 729 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Rickman Elementary School operates within the Overton County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 729 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 729 students
Rickman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rickman Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Rickman Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Rickman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 17:1 16:1
Rickman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
2%
23%
Rickman Elementary School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
95%
65%
Rickman Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Rickman Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Rickman 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.
0.10 0.26
Rickman Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
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.
49%
51%
Rickman 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.
10%
7%
Rickman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,384 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,070 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,612 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Overton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 3,384 3,515
Overton County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $30 MM
Overton County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $27 MM $29 MM
Overton County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,070 $8,707
Overton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,612 $8,563
Overton 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 White Plains Academy (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is White Plains Academy (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is White Plains Academy (6 miles away)
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School Reviews

Rickman Elementary has a superb faculty. The teachers and staff are hard-working and really care about the students. The teachers use a wide variety of programs to make sure that all student needs are met. They offer band, art, and several sports programs, especially basketball.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 02/17/11

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