Lowrance Elementary School

Lowrance Elementary School serves 908 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Lowrance Elementary School operates within the Shelby County School District.

Overview

The student population of 908 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 908 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
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 0.31 is more 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 15:1 15:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
14%
7%
Black
82%
23%
White
3%
66%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.31 0.26
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.
69%
51%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 47,835 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Shelby County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
8
Number of Students Managed 47,835 3,473
District Total Revenue $381 MM $28 MM
District Spending $405 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,028 $8,477
District Spending / Student $8,543 $8,379
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 Southwind High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kirby Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southwind Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MemphisSouthwind Elementary School
    8155 Meadowvale
    MemphisTN 38125
    (901)756-2325
    1 mi | 894 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MemphisSouthwind High School
    7900 East Shelby Dr
    MemphisTN 38125
    (901)752-2881
    1.1 mi | 1699 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MemphisGermanshire Elementary School
    3965 South Germantown Rd
    MemphisTN 38125
    (901)416-3733
    1.1 mi | 842 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MemphisOak Forest Elementary School
    Magnet School
    7447 Nonconnah View Cove
    MemphisTN 38119
    (901)416-2257
    Magnet School

    1.8 mi | 925 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MemphisKirby Middle School
    6670 East Raines
    MemphisTN 38115
    (901)416-1980
    2 mi | 722 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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