Harris-hillman Special Education

  • Harris-hillman Special Education serves 154 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Harris-hillman Special Education's student population of 154 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harris-hillman Special Education's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harris-hillman Special Education is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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)≤10%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harris-hillman Special Education and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harris-hillman Special Education and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
21%
10%
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Black
39%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harris-hillman Special Education and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
36%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harris-hillman Special Education and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harris-hillman Special Education.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.680.28
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Graduation Rate<50%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Harris-hillman Special Education and public school graduation rate of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harris-hillman Special Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harris-hillman Special Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavidson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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