Waynesboro Elementary School

Tel: (931)722-5580
Grades: PK-5

477 students

Waynesboro Elementary School serves 477 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Waynesboro Elementary School operates within the Wayne County School District.

Overview

The student population of 477 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 477 students
Waynesboro Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Waynesboro Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Waynesboro Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 13:1 15:1
Waynesboro Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Waynesboro Elementary School Asian (2008-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Waynesboro Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
1%
24%
Waynesboro Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
96%
66%
Waynesboro Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.08 0.69
Waynesboro 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.
68%
48%
Waynesboro 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.
5%
7%
Waynesboro Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,532 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Wayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 2,532 3,496
Wayne County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $22 MM n/a
Wayne County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM n/a
Wayne County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,525 $0
Wayne County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,675 $0
Wayne 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 Wayne County Technology Center (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Waynesboro Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Collinwood Elementary School (9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Waynesboro Wayne County Technology Center
    Vocational School
    703 South Main
    Waynesboro , TN , 38485
    (931)722-5495
    Vocational School
    0.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Waynesboro Wayne County High School
    707 South Main
    Waynesboro , TN , 38485
    (931)722-3238
    0.2  mi  |  323  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Waynesboro Waynesboro Middle School
    407 South Main
    Waynesboro , TN , 38485
    (931)722-5545
    0.4  mi  |  328  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Collinwood Collinwood Elementary School
    450 North Trojan
    Collinwood , TN , 38450
    (931)724-9118
    9  mi  |  454  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Collinwood Collinwood High School
    401 North Trojan
    Collinwood , TN , 38450
    (931)724-4316
    9.1  mi  |  290  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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