Bethel Springs Elementary School

  • Bethel Springs Elementary School serves 496 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bethel Springs 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Bethel Springs Elementary School's student population of 496 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bethel Springs Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bethel Springs Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank#1096 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
5%
22%
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White
91%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bethel Springs Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.170.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bethel Springs 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 NameMcnairy County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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