Findlay Elementary School

576 Hale St
Sparta, TN 38583
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Findlay Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Findlay 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Findlay Elementary School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Findlay Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Findlay Elementary School is 0.15, 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 Testing Rank
#661 out of 1684 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
92%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.150.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhite County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Findlay Elementary School is White County High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is White County Middle School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sparta White County Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 900 students
    1.1 miles
    300 Turntable Rd
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 738-9238
    1.1 6-8 900
  • Sparta White County High School Math: 18% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,186 student
    1.3 miles
    267 Allen Dr
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 836-3214
    1.3 9-12 1,186
  • Sparta Woodland Park Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
    3.6 miles
    88 Panther Dr
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 738-3505
    3.6 PK-5 505
  • Sparta Northfield Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
    5.7 miles
    570 South Bunker Hill Rd
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 761-7979
    5.7 PK-5 304
  • Sparta Cassville Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 210 students
    6.9 miles
    261 Will Thompson Rd
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 761-2277
    6.9 PK-5 210

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