Lakeside Academy

Lakeside Academy serves 509 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Lakeside Academy operates within the Hamilton County School District.

Overview

The student population of 509 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 509 students
Lakeside Academy Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Lakeside Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Lakeside Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Lakeside Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Lakeside Academy Asian (1998-2010)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Lakeside Academy Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
88%
24%
Lakeside Academy Black (1998-2012)
White
6%
66%
Lakeside Academy White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lakeside Academy Sch Ethnicity Lakeside Academy 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.
0.22 0.69
Lakeside Academy 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.
78%
48%
Lakeside Academy 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%
Lakeside Academy 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 3,721
Hamilton County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $361 MM n/a
Hamilton County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $371 MM n/a
Hamilton County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,684 $0
Hamilton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,935 $0
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 Hamilton County Virtual School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hamilton County Virtual School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillcrest Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chattanooga Hillcrest Elementary School
    4302 Bonny Oaks Dr
    Chattanooga , TN , 37416
    (423)855-2606
    1.8  mi  |  348  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Chattanooga Hamilton County Virtual School
    3074 Hickory Valley
    Chattanooga , TN , 37421
    (423)209-8804
    2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Chattanooga Tyner Middle Academy
    Magnet School
    6837 Tyner
    Chattanooga , TN , 37421
    (423)855-2648
    Magnet School
    2.5  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Chattanooga Tyner Academy
    Magnet School
    6836 Tyner
    Chattanooga , TN , 37421
    (423)855-2635
    Magnet School
    2.5  mi  |  543  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Harrison Harrison Elementary School
    5637 Hwy 58 North
    Harrison , TN , 37341
    (423)344-1428
    2.5  mi  |  397  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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