Alcoa Elementary School

  • Alcoa Elementary School serves 475 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 57%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 51%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Alcoa Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Alcoa Elementary School's student population of 475 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alcoa Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,627 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alcoa Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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)
48%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
15%
10%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
63%
63%
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Two or more races
9%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alcoa Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.56n/a
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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 Alcoa 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 NameAlcoa School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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