Carter Elementary School

  • Carter Elementary School serves 565 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Carter Elementary School operates within the Knox County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 565 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 565 students
Carter Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Carter Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Carter Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Carter Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Carter Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
2%
Carter Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2013)
Hispanic
4%
8%
Carter Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
4%
22%
Carter Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
92%
65%
Carter Elementary School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Carter Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Carter Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2012)
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.
0.15 0.27
Carter 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/a n/a
Carter Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Carter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Knox County School District's student population of 59,617 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,904 is higher than the state average of $8,756. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,660 is higher than the state average of $8,531. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Knox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
8
Number of Students Managed 59,617 3,513
Knox County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $525 MM $31 MM
Knox County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $510 MM $30 MM
Knox County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,904 $8,756
Knox County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,660 $8,531
Knox County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Strawberry PlainsCarter High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 897 students
    0.1 miles
    210 N Carter School Rd
    Strawberry PlainsTN 37871
    (865)933-3434
    0.19-12897
  • Strawberry PlainsCarter Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 849 students
    0.1 miles
    204 North Carter School Rd
    Strawberry PlainsTN 37871
    (865)933-3426
    0.16-8849
  • Strawberry PlainsRush Strong Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 553 students
    3.4 miles
    3081 W Old Andrew Johnson Hw
    Strawberry PlainsTN 37871
    (865)933-5313
    3.4PK-8553
  • KnoxvilleSunnyview Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 286 students
    4.7 miles
    412 Bagwell Rd
    KnoxvilleTN 37924
    (865)594-1173
    4.7PK-2286
  • MascotEast Knox Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
    4.9 miles
    9315 Rutledge Pk
    MascotTN 37806
    (865)933-3493
    4.9PK-5505

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