Jack T Farrar Elementary School

215 Westside Dr
Tullahoma, TN 37388
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Jack T Farrar Elementary School serves 360 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Jack T Farrar Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Jack T Farrar Elementary School's student population of 360 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Jack T Farrar Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jack T Farrar Elementary School is 0.45, 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
#1136 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
10%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
72%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.450.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTullahoma School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jack T Farrar Elementary School is Tullahoma High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bel Aire Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tullahoma Bel Aire Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 348 students
    0.8 miles
    504 Stone Blvd
    Tullahoma, TN 37388
    (931) 454-2610
    0.8 K-5 348
  • Tullahoma Tullahoma High School Math: 22% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,033 student
    1.2 miles
    927 North Jackson St
    Tullahoma, TN 37388
    (931) 454-2620
    1.2 9-12 1,033
  • Tullahoma East Lincoln Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
    1.4 miles
    700 East Lincoln St
    Tullahoma, TN 37388
    (931) 454-2612
    1.4 PK-5 522
  • Tullahoma West Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 448 students
    1.4 miles
    90 Hermitage Dr
    Tullahoma, TN 37388
    (931) 454-2605
    1.4 6-8 448
  • Tullahoma East Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 396 students
    1.7 miles
    908 Country Club Dr
    Tullahoma, TN 37388
    (931) 454-2632
    1.7 6-8 396

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