1729 Indian Warpath
Sevierville, TN 37876
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Boyds Creek Elementary School serves 549 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Boyds Creek Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Boyds Creek Elementary School's student population of 549 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
549 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Boyds Creek Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Boyds Creek Elementary School is 0.21, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#862 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
10%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
89%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Boyds Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Boyds Creek 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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  3.71 out of 5  (7 reviews)
5  
The place is very fun and the teachers are nice.
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5  
I have two children that have attended Boyds from Kindergarten through 8th grade. Not perfect, but overall, it's a fantastic school. Faculty and administration do a great job and try to do the right thing for all students.
- Posted by
5  
We moved here from out of state last school year! I must say we are very impressed with the teachers/staff! We were made to feel at home immediately! My children love the school and the staff! I must say they focus on education and making the kids feel loved!! I give this school a double thumbs up!!!
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2  
I have had my child in this school for 2 years, and for 2 years we have fought. The education is soupy based on test scores, the individual needs are not even close to being met. The front office staff are so unbearably rude and act as if they are being bothered to do anything. This will be my child's last year in this school, as any time I try to get answers I am blown off. I cannot stand the fact my daughter feels inadequate in this school.
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2  
My child had lost all self esteem while attending this school. The teachers are more bullies then most students. They belittle the students and make then feel horrible about their selves. I wish I could somehow move my child to Seymour. He attended here and loved it. My opinion bces is the worst school in Sevier county. The teachers are rude, bullying and uncaring.
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5  
I have two children at Boyds Creek and we have had wonderful teachers every year. We love it there and love the support we get from the staff. They are always friendly and make an effort to make us feel at home.
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2  
We had such a horrible experience with this school. The administration is very inadequate and poorly trained. The focus is on test scores not children.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 549 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21 (Btm 50%)

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