Rural Vale Elementary School

Rural Vale Elementary School serves 294 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than 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%.
Rural Vale Elementary School operates within the Monroe County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 294 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 294 students
Rural Vale Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rural Vale Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Rural Vale Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Rural Vale Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Rural Vale Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Rural Vale Elementary School Black Students (2012-2014)
White
98%
65%
Rural Vale 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.
0.04 0.52
Rural Vale 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.
49%
51%
Rural Vale 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.
15%
7%
Rural Vale Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Monroe County School District's student population of 5,534 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,648 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Monroe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 5,534 3,515
Monroe County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $43 MM n/a
Monroe County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $45 MM n/a
Monroe County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,648 n/a
Monroe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,971 n/a
Monroe 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 Tellico Plains High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tellico Plains Junior High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tellico Plains Elementary School (5.5 miles away)
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    (423)253-2550
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    Grades: 5-8 | 288 students
    5.4 miles
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    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)253-2250
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    5.5 miles
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    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)253-2626
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    6.6 miles
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i would deffenently reccomend this school. the teachers and staff are great. my child has epelepsy and they are very great with her.
- Posted by Parent, 07/27/12

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