451 Defeated Creek Hwy
Carthage, TN 37030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Defeated Elementary School serves 280 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Defeated Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Defeated Elementary School's student population of 280 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Defeated Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Defeated Elementary School is 0.06, 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
#438 out of 1705 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
97%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 280 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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