Sunnyview Primary

Sunnyview Primary serves 333 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Sunnyview Primary operates within the Knox County School District.

Overview

The student population of 333 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 333 students
Sunnyview Primary Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Sunnyview Primary Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sunnyview Primary Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Sunnyview Primary Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Sunnyview Primary Asian (1988-2009)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Sunnyview Primary Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
17%
24%
Sunnyview Primary Black (1988-2012)
White
78%
66%
Sunnyview Primary White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sunnyview Primary Sch Ethnicity Sunnyview Primary 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.
0.37 0.25
Sunnyview Primary Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
57%
48%
Sunnyview Primary 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.
8%
7%
Sunnyview Primary Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 60,207 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Knox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
8
Number of Students Managed 60,207 3,353
Knox County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $465 MM $28 MM
Knox County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $478 MM $28 MM
Knox County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,376 $8,477
Knox County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,600 $8,379
Knox 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 Dr. Paul L Kelly Volunteer Academy (4.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Holston Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chilhowee Intermediate (3.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • KnoxvilleHolston Middle School
    600 Chilhowee
    KnoxvilleTN 37924
    (865)594-1300
    3 mi | 893 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • KnoxvilleChilhowee Intermediate
    5005 Asheville
    KnoxvilleTN 37914
    (865)594-1285
    3.1 mi | 284 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • KnoxvilleSpring Hill Elementary School
    4711 Mildred Dr
    KnoxvilleTN 37914
    (865)594-1365
    4.1 mi | 485 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • KnoxvilleRitta Elementary School
    6228 Washington
    KnoxvilleTN 37918
    (865)689-1496
    4.1 mi | 623 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • KnoxvilleDr. Paul L Kelly Volunteer Academy
    3001 Knox Center Dr
    KnoxvilleTN 37924
    (865)525-0069
    4.2 mi | 142 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Knoxville, TN public schools have a 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. of 0.10, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.26. The most diverse school in Knoxville is Pond Gap Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.