Jo Byrns Elementary School

  • Jo Byrns Elementary School serves 408 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jo Byrns Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Jo Byrns Elementary School's student population of 408 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jo Byrns Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jo Byrns Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#907 out of 1636 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
8%
10%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
89%
63%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.200.54
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRobertson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Jo Byrns Elementary School is Jo Byrns High School (3.2 miles away)
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