Riceville Elementary School

3592 Hwy 11 Bypass,

Riceville, TN, 37370-3058

Tel: (423)462-2294
Grades: PK-8

734 students

Riceville Elementary School serves 734 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Riceville Elementary School operates within the Mcminn County School District.

Overview

The student population of 734 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 734 students
Riceville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Riceville Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Riceville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 17:1 15:1
Riceville Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Riceville Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Riceville Elementary School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
2%
24%
Riceville Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
92%
66%
Riceville Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Riceville Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Riceville Elementary School 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.
0.15 0.69
Riceville Elementary School 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.
49%
48%
Riceville Elementary School 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.
11%
7%
Riceville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,207 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Mcminn County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 6,207 3,353
Mcminn County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $28 MM
District Spending $45 MM $28 MM
Mcminn County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $6,998 $8,477
Mcminn County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,189 $8,379
Mcminn 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 Mcminn High School (4.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Athens City Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rogers Creek Elementary School (4.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Athens Mcminn High School
    2215 Congress Parkway
    Athens , TN , 37303
    (423)745-4142
    4.1  mi  |  1488  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Athens Rogers Creek Elementary School
    137 County 82
    Athens , TN , 37303
    (423)745-2123
    4.3  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Athens Four Star Academy
    625 Matlock Rd
    Athens , TN , 37303
    (423)745-0912
    4.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Athens City Park Elementary School
    203 Keith
    Athens , TN , 37303
    (423)745-3862
    5.4  mi  |  330  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Athens Athens City Middle School
    200 Keith
    Athens , TN , 37303
    (423)745-1177
    5.4  mi  |  502  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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Mcminn County, 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 0.22, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.69. The most diverse school district in Mcminn County is Athens School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.