Roy L Waldron Elementary School

Roy L Waldron Elementary School serves 698 students in grades 2-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Roy L Waldron Elementary School operates within the Rutherford County School District.

Overview

The student population of 698 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 2-8
Total Students 698 students
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Roy L Waldron 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 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
29%
7%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
30%
24%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
35%
66%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Roy L Waldron Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Roy L Waldron 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.
0.71 0.50
Roy L Waldron 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.
66%
48%
Roy L Waldron 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.
9%
7%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,608 students has grown by 4851% over five years.
School District Name Rutherford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
7
Number of Students Managed 39,608 3,496
Rutherford County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $269 MM $28 MM
Rutherford County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $339 MM $28 MM
Rutherford County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $336,620 $8,477
Rutherford County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $424,001 $8,379
Rutherford 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 Lavergne High School (2.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is La Vergne Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lavergne Primary (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lavergne Lavergne Primary
    220 Stones River
    Lavergne , TN , 37086
    (615)793-3432
    0.3  mi  |  463  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • La Vergne La Vergne Middle School
    382 Stone River
    La Vergne , TN , 37086
    (615)904-3877
    0.6  mi  |  987  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lavergne Lavergne Lake Elementary School
    201 David's Way
    Lavergne , TN , 37086
    (615)904-6730
    1  mi  |  905  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lavergne Lavergne High School
    250 Wolverine Trail
    Lavergne , TN , 37086
    (615)904-3870
    2.4  mi  |  2081  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Antioch Mt. View Elementary School
    3820 Murfreesboro
    Antioch , TN , 37013
    (615)641-9393
    2.5  mi  |  788  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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