Finley Elementary School

  • Finley Elementary School serves 303 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Finley Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Finley Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Finley Elementary School's student population of 303 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students303 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Finley Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Finley Elementary School is 0.13, 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#263 out of 1684 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
10%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
93%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Finley Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.130.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDyer County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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