A. Z. Kelley Elementary School

  • A. Z. Kelley Elementary School serves 820 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • A. Z. Kelley Elementary School's student population of 820 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • A. Z. Kelley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A. Z. Kelley Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of A. Z. Kelley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of A. Z. Kelley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
8%
2%
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Hispanic
27%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in A. Z. Kelley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
33%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in A. Z. Kelley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
30%
63%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in A. Z. Kelley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.730.28
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in A. Z. Kelley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavidson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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