Hermitage Springs Elementary School

17580 Clay County Hwy
Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 223 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Hermitage Springs Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 31%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 223 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : Bottom 50% in TN
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hermitage Springs Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Hermitage Springs Elementary School's student population of 223 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Hermitage Springs Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,761 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hermitage Springs Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (TN)
#915 out of 1761 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25-29%
31%
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30-34%
37%
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30-34%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
13%
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Black
3%
21%
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White
87%
60%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.24
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hermitage Springs Elementary School's ranking?
Hermitage Springs Elementary School is ranked #915 out of 1,761 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Tennessee.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 31% TN state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% TN state average).
How many students attend Hermitage Springs Elementary School?
223 students attend Hermitage Springs Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Hermitage Springs Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hermitage Springs Elementary School?
Hermitage Springs Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 15:1.
What grades does Hermitage Springs Elementary School offer ?
Hermitage Springs Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Hermitage Springs Elementary School part of?
Hermitage Springs Elementary School is part of Clay County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 223 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

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