Ernest L Ross

  • Ernest L Ross serves 345 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (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 41% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Ernest L Ross's student population of 345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ernest L Ross's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ernest L Ross is 0.54, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#7 out of 573 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
21%
10%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
64%
63%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.540.55
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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 NameCleveland School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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    0.4 PK-2 384
  • Cleveland North Lee Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 476 students
    0.9 miles
    205 Sequoia Dr
    Cleveland, TN 37312
    (423)478-8809
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  • Cleveland Cleveland High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1579 students
    1.3 miles
    850 Raider Dr
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    (423)478-1113
    1.3 9-12 1579
  • Cleveland Cleveland Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1320 students
    1.7 miles
    3635 Georgetown Road N. W.
    Cleveland, TN 37312
    (423)479-9641
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  • Cleveland N. Cleveland Goal Academy
    Grades: 11-12 | 8 students
    1.8 miles
    209 Sunset Dr
    Cleveland, TN 37312
    (423)476-0699
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