Blountville Elementary School

Tel: (423)354-1650
Grades: PK-5

442 students

Blountville Elementary School serves 442 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Blountville Elementary School operates within the Sullivan County School District.

Overview

The student population of 442 students has grown by 43% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 442 students
Blountville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Blountville Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Blountville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less 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 16:1 15:1
Blountville Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
24%
Blountville Elementary School Black (1990-2011)
White
98%
66%
Blountville Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Blountville Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Blountville 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.
0.04 0.50
Blountville 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%
Blountville 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%
Blountville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,539 students has grown by 2993% over five years.
School District Name Sullivan County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
7
Number of Students Managed 11,539 3,496
Sullivan County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $100 MM $28 MM
Sullivan County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $97 MM $28 MM
Sullivan County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $268,064 $8,477
Sullivan County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $259,611 $8,379
Sullivan 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 Sullivan Central High School (4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Blountville Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Heights Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Blountville Blountville Middle School
    1651 Blountville
    Blountville , TN , 37617
    (423)354-1600
    0.2  mi  |  359  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Blountville Central Heights Elementary School
    158 Central Heights
    Blountville , TN , 37617
    (423)354-1575
    3.9  mi  |  195  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Bristol Avoca Elementary School
    2440 Volunteer
    Bristol , TN , 37620
    (423)652-9445
    4  mi  |  481  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Blountville Sullivan Central High School
    131 Shipley Ferry
    Blountville , TN , 37617
    (423)354-1200
    4  mi  |  1049  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bluff City Bluff City Elementary School
    282 Maple
    Bluff City , TN , 37618
    (423)354-1825
    5.2  mi  |  548  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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