Bearden Elementary School

  • Bearden Elementary School serves 359 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Bearden Elementary School's student population of 359 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bearden Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bearden Elementary School is 0.53, 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)55-59%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
10%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
66%
63%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bearden Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.530.28
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKnox County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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