Black Fox Elementary School

Black Fox Elementary School serves 793 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Black Fox Elementary School operates within the Murfreesboro School District.

Overview

The student population of 793 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 793 students
Black Fox Elementary School Total Students (1991-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Black Fox Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2012)
Students by Grade Black Fox 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 0.72 is more 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
Black Fox Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
2%
Black Fox Elementary School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
11%
7%
Black Fox Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
33%
24%
Black Fox Elementary School Black (1991-2012)
White
39%
66%
Black Fox Elementary School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Black Fox Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Black Fox 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.
0.72 0.69
Black Fox Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
60%
48%
Black Fox 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.
7%
7%
Black Fox Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,581 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Murfreesboro School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
8
Number of Students Managed 7,581 3,353
Murfreesboro School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $28 MM
Murfreesboro School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $63 MM $28 MM
Murfreesboro School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,844 $8,477
Murfreesboro School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,881 $8,379
Murfreesboro 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 Rutherford County Adult High School (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Central Magnet School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ruth Bowdoin Preschool At Bellwood (1.6 miles away)
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Murfreesboro, 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 0.18, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.26. The most diverse school in Murfreesboro is Ruth Bowdoin Preschool At Bellwood. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.