East Knox Elementary School

East Knox Elementary School serves 536 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
East Knox Elementary School operates within the Knox County School District.

Overview

The student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 536 students
East Knox Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
East Knox Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.12 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 15:1 15:1
East Knox Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
7%
East Knox Elementary School Hispanic (1995-2013)
Black
3%
23%
East Knox Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
94%
66%
East Knox Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
0.12 0.26
East Knox Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
63%
51%
East Knox Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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%
East Knox Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,769 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Knox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
8
Number of Students Managed 59,769 3,473
Knox County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $465 MM $28 MM
District Spending $478 MM $28 MM
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Carter High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carter Middle School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Corryton Elementary School (3.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CorrytonCorryton Elementary School
    7200 Corryton Rd
    CorrytonTN 37721
    (865)687-4573
    3.8 mi | 200 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Strawberry PlainsRush Strong Elementary School
    3081 West Old Andrew Johnson H
    Strawberry PlainsTN 37871
    (865)933-5313
    4.6 mi | 620 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Strawberry PlainsCarter High School
    210 North Carter School Rd
    Strawberry PlainsTN 37871
    (865)933-3434
    4.8 mi | 908 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Strawberry PlainsCarter Middle School
    204 North Carter School Rd
    Strawberry PlainsTN 37871
    (865)933-3426
    4.8 mi | 796 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Strawberry PlainsCarter Elementary School
    9304 College La
    Strawberry PlainsTN 37871
    (865)933-4172
    4.9 mi | 513 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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