Elementary Middle Alternative serves 9 students in grades 5-8.
Elementary Middle Alternative placed in the top 20% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Elementary Middle Alternative ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Elementary Middle Alternative's student population of 9 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
9 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Elementary Middle Alternative is ranked within the top 20% 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 Elementary Middle Alternative is 0.20, 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
#266 out of 1705 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
39%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Elementary Middle Alternative and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Black
n/a
22%
White
89%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score
0.20
National School Lunch Program
Yes
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 9 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20 (Btm 50%)

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