Range Elementary School

655 Watauga Rd

Watauga, TN 37694-9801

Grades: PK-8

111 students

Range Elementary School serves 111 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Range Elementary School operates within the Carter County School District.

Overview

The student population of 111 students has declined by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 111 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same 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 11:1 15:1
Hispanic
5%
7%
White
95%
66%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
80%
51%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,711 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,320 is less than the state average of $8,477. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,466 is higher than the state average of $8,379. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Carter County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
8
Number of Students Managed 5,711 3,473
District Total Revenue $49 MM $28 MM
District Spending $50 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,320 $8,477
District Spending / Student $8,466 $8,379
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elizabethton High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is T A Dugger Junior High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Early Learning Center (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ElizabethtonEarly Learning Center
    104 Hudson
    ElizabethtonTN 37643
    (423)547-8035
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK | 74 students                      
  • ElizabethtonElizabethton High School
    907 Jason Witten Way
    ElizabethtonTN 37643
    (423)547-8015
    2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 828 students                      
  • ElizabethtonWest Side Elementary School
    1310 Burgie St
    ElizabethtonTN 37643
    (423)547-8030
    2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 337 students                      
  • ElizabethtonT A Dugger Junior High School
    305 West East St
    ElizabethtonTN 37643
    (423)547-8025
    2.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 537 students                      
  • ElizabethtonKeenburg Elementary School
    139 Keenburg Rd
    ElizabethtonTN 37643
    (423)547-4047
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 324 students                      

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