Castle Heights Elementary School

  • Castle Heights Elementary School serves 645 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 43% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Castle Heights Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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%.

Top Placements

Castle Heights Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Castle Heights Elementary School's student population of 645 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students645 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Castle Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Castle Heights Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. 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#316 out of 1636 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Castle Heights 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)
43%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Castle Heights 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 Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
10%
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Black
19%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Castle Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
66%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Castle Heights Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Castle Heights Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.520.54
This chart display the diversity score of Castle Heights Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Castle Heights 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 Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Castle Heights 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 NameLebanon School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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