Halls Elementary School

  • Halls Elementary School serves 787 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 44% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Halls Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Halls Elementary School's student population of 787 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students787 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Halls Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Halls Elementary School is 0.12, 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#408 out of 1684 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
94%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Halls Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.120.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKnox County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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