Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe

Tel: (423)209-5812
Grades: KG-12

662 students

Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe serves 662 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe operates within the Hamilton County School District.

Overview

The student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 662 students
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 10:1 15:1
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Asian (1998-2012)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
48%
24%
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Black (1998-2012)
White
44%
66%
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Sch Ethnicity Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.58 0.50
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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%
48%
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Chattanooga School For Arts And Sciences Csas Uppe Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 45,045 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Hamilton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
7
Number of Students Managed 45,045 3,496
District Total Revenue $361 MM $28 MM
Hamilton County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $371 MM $28 MM
Hamilton County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,684 $8,477
Hamilton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,935 $8,379
Hamilton County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Howard School Of Academics Technology (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Orchard Knob Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chattanooga School For The Arts And Science Csas L (0 miles away)
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