Bearden Elementary School

  • Bearden Elementary School serves 386 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Bearden Elementary School operates within the Knox County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 386 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students386 students
Bearden Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Bearden Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Bearden Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by GradeBearden Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
Bearden Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
4%
2%
Bearden Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
9%
8%
Bearden Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
14%
22%
Bearden Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
68%
65%
Bearden Elementary School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Bearden Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Bearden Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBearden Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTN 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.
0.510.27
Bearden Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/an/a
Bearden 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.
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Bearden Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Knox County School District's student population of 59,617 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,321 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,148 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameKnox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
8
Number of Students Managed59,6173,513
Knox County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$493 MM$30 MM
Knox County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$483 MM$29 MM
Knox County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$8,321$8,707
Knox County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$8,148$8,563
Knox County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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