820 South West St
Decaturville, TN 38329
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Decaturville Elementary School serves 234 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Decaturville Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 40% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Decaturville Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

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School Overview

Decaturville Elementary School's student population of 234 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Decaturville Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Decaturville Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#165 out of 1705 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
95%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 234 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10

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