Vollentine Elementary School

Vollentine Elementary School serves 325 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Vollentine Elementary School operates within the Memphis School District.

Overview

The student population of 325 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 325 students
Vollentine Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Vollentine Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Vollentine Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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
Vollentine Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Vollentine Elementary School Asian (1998-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Vollentine Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
96%
24%
Vollentine Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
2%
66%
Vollentine Elementary School White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Vollentine Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Vollentine 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.
0.08 0.69
Vollentine Elementary School 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.
87%
48%
Vollentine 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.
4%
7%
Vollentine Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 110,055 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Memphis School District
Number of Schools
Managed
211
8
Number of Students Managed 110,055 3,353
Memphis School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,046 MM $28 MM
District Spending $1,124 MM $28 MM
Memphis School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,342 $8,477
Memphis School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,042 $8,379
Memphis 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 Snowden School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Snowden School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Snowden School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Memphis Snowden School
    Magnet School
    1870 North
    Memphis , TN , 38112
    (901)416-4621
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  1622  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Memphis Klondike Elementary School
    1250 Vollintine
    Memphis , TN , 38107
    (901)416-4572
    0.8  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Memphis Cypress Middle School
    2109 Howell
    Memphis , TN , 38108
    (901)416-4524
    0.9  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Memphis Kipp Diamond Academy
    Charter School
    2109 Howell
    Memphis , TN , 38108
    (901)722-4615
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  407  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Memphis Northside High School
    1212 Vollintine
    Memphis , TN , 38107
    (901)416-4582
    0.9  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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