Howard Elementary School

Howard Elementary School serves 421 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Howard Elementary School operates within the Sumner County School District.

Overview

The student population of 421 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 421 students
Howard Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Howard Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Howard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 13:1 15:1
Howard Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Howard Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
14%
7%
Howard Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
21%
23%
Howard Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
63%
66%
Howard Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Howard Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Howard Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.54 0.26
Howard Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
55%
51%
Howard Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Howard Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,448 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,641 is less than the state average of $8,477. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,078 is less than the state average of $8,379. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Sumner County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
8
Number of Students Managed 28,448 3,473
Sumner County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $204 MM $28 MM
Sumner County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $216 MM $28 MM
Sumner County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,641 $8,477
Sumner County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,078 $8,379
Sumner County School District 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 Gallatin Senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rucker Stewart Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GallatinGallatin Senior High School
    700 Dan P. Herron Dr
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)452-2621
    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1389 students                      
  • GallatinUnion Elementary School
    516 Carson St
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)452-0737
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 528 students                      
  • GallatinRucker Stewart Middle School
    350 Hancock St
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)452-1734
    1.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 742 students                      
  • GallatinR T Fisher Alternative
    Alternative School
    1 Negative Reviews
    455 North Boyers
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)451-6558
    Alternative School

    1.3 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 96 students                      
  • GallatinGuild Elementary School
    1018 South Water St
    GallatinTN 37066
    (615)452-5583
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 666 students                      

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