Tellico Plains Elementary School

Tellico Plains Elementary School serves 358 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Tellico Plains Elementary School operates within the Monroe County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 358 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 358 students
Tellico Plains Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Tellico Plains Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Tellico Plains Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Tellico Plains Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 16:1
Tellico Plains Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
2%
8%
Tellico Plains Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
96%
65%
Tellico Plains Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Tellico Plains Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Tellico Plains 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.
0.08 0.26
Tellico Plains Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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%
51%
Tellico Plains Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
12%
7%
Tellico Plains Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,534 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,648 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,971 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Monroe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 5,534 3,515
Monroe County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $30 MM
Monroe County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $45 MM $29 MM
Monroe County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,648 $8,707
Monroe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,971 $8,563
Monroe County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Tellico Plains High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tellico Plains Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rural Vale Elementary School (5.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tellico PlainsTellico Plains Junior High School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 288 students120 Old High School Rd
    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)253-2250
    0.25-8288
  • Tellico PlainsTellico Plains High School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 470 students9180 Hwy 68
    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)253-2550
    1.19-12470
  • Tellico PlainsRural Vale Elementary School
    5.5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 294 students395 Daugherty Springs Rd
    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)253-3551
    5.5KG-8294
  • Tellico PlainsCoker Creek Elementary School
    8.7 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 113 students130 Ruritan Rd
    Tellico PlainsTN 37385
    (423)261-2241
    8.7KG-8113
  • MadisonvilleMadisonville Primary
    10 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 604 students268 Warren St
    MadisonvilleTN 37354
    (423)442-2236
    10PK-2604

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