Buckley-carpenter Elementary School

  • Buckley-carpenter Elementary School serves 687 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 17% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Buckley-carpenter Elementary School's student population of 687 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students687 students
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Buckley-carpenter Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Buckley-carpenter Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Buckley-carpenter Elementary School is 0.53, 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#129 out of 573 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Buckley-carpenter Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Buckley-carpenter Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Hispanic
4%
10%
Black
59%
22%
White
36%
63%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Buckley-carpenter Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.53n/a
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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