Germanshire Elementary School

  • Germanshire Elementary School serves 869 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Germanshire Elementary School's student population of 869 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students869 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Germanshire Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Germanshire Elementary School is 0.28, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
13%
10%
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Black
84%
22%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Germanshire Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.28n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Germanshire Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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  • Memphis Kirby Middle School Charter School
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    1.0 miles
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  • Memphis Lowrance Elementary School
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    1.1 miles
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    1.3 miles
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  • Memphis Oak Forest
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