Holice Powell Elementary School

988 Hwy 210 South,

Dyersburg, TN, 38024-0098

Tel: (731)285-1994
Grades: PK-5

291 students

Holice Powell Elementary School serves 291 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Holice Powell Elementary School operates within the Dyer County School District.

Overview

The student population of 291 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 291 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
7%
Black
4%
24%
White
91%
66%
Unknown
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.17
0.50
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 67%
48%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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 3,870 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Dyer County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
n/a
Number of Students Managed 3,870
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dyersburg High School (4.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Dyersburg Middle School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dyersburg Intermediate School (4.7 miles away)
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