Elzie D Patton Elementary School

  • Elzie D Patton Elementary School serves 521 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 39% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Elzie D Patton Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Elzie D Patton Elementary School's student population of 521 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students521 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elzie D Patton Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elzie D Patton Elementary School is 0.46, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#501 out of 1636 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
10%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
72%
63%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.460.55
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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