Tellico Plains Elementary School

121 Old High School

Tellico Plains, TN 37385-0179

Tel: (423)253-2626
Grades: PK-4

373 students

Tellico Plains Elementary School serves 373 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Tellico Plains Elementary School operates within the Monroe County School District.

Overview

The student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 373 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade Tellico Plains Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 14:1 15:1
Tellico Plains Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
7%
White
96%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Tellico Plains Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Tellico Plains 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 0.25
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.
64%
48%
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%
Tellico Plains Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,595 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Monroe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 5,595 3,353
District Total Revenue $56 MM $28 MM
Monroe County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $57 MM $28 MM
Monroe County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,946 $8,477
Monroe County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,206 $8,379
Monroe 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 Tellico Plains High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tellico Plains Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rural Vale Elementary School (5.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tellico PlainsTellico Plains Junior High School
    120 Old High School
    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)253-2250
    0.2 mi | 284 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Tellico PlainsTellico Plains High School
    9180 Hwy 68
    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)253-2550
    1.1 mi | 441 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Tellico PlainsRural Vale Elementary School
    395 Daugherty Springs
    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)253-3551
    5.5 mi | 286 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Tellico PlainsCoker Creek Elementary School
    130 Ruritan
    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)261-2241
    8.7 mi | 124 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MadisonvilleMadisonville Primary
    268 Warren
    MadisonvilleTN 37354
    (423)442-2236
    10 mi | 641 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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Did You Know?
Monroe 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 0.14, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Monroe County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.