Riceville Elementary School

3592 Hwy 11 Bypass

Riceville, TN 37370-3058

Grades: PK-8

720 students

Riceville Elementary School serves 720 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% 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 720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 720 students
Riceville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Riceville Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Riceville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 17:1 15:1
Riceville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Riceville Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Riceville Elementary School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
2%
23%
Riceville Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
90%
66%
Riceville Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Riceville Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.19 0.26
Riceville 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.
49%
51%
Riceville 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.
14%
7%
Riceville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,093 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $6,998 is less than the state average of $8,477. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,189 is less than the state average of $8,379. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Mcminn County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 6,093 3,473
Mcminn County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $28 MM
Mcminn County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $45 MM $28 MM
Mcminn County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $6,998 $8,477
Mcminn County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,189 $8,379
Mcminn County School District 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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AthensMcminn High School
    2215 Congress Parkway
    AthensTN 37303
    (423)745-4142
    4.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1460 students                      
  • AthensRogers Creek Elementary School
    137 County 82 Rd
    AthensTN 37303
    (423)745-2123
    4.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 366 students                      
  • AthensFour Star Academy
    625 Matlock Rd
    AthensTN 37303
    (423)745-0912
    4.8 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • AthensCity Park Elementary School
    203 Keith La
    AthensTN 37303
    (423)745-3862
    5.4 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 390 students                      
  • AthensAthens City Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    200 Keith La
    AthensTN 37303
    (423)745-1177
    5.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 508 students                      

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