Jones Elementary School

Jones Elementary School serves 289 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Jones 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 6-9% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Jones Elementary School's student population of 289 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Jones 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 Jones Elementary School is 0.06, 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
#1575 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
97%
22%
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White
1%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.060.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavidson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jones Elementary School is Lead Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Early Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buena Vista Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nashville Buena Vista Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 288 students
    0.3 miles
    1531 9th Avenue North
    Nashville, TN 37208
    (615) 291-6762
    0.3 PK-4 288
  • Nashville John Early Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 355 students
    0.4 miles
    1000 Cass St
    Nashville, TN 37208
    (615) 291-6369
    0.4 5-8 355
  • Nashville Rocketship Partners Community Prep Charter School
    Grades: K-2 | 51 students
    0.5 miles
    1506 Mary St
    Nashville, TN 37208
    (615) 715-8104
    0.5 K-2 51
  • Nashville Robert Churchwell Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 345 students
    0.6 miles
    1625 Dr D B Todd Jr Blvd
    Nashville, TN 37208
    (615) 687-4024
    0.6 PK-4 345
  • Nashville Hull-jackson Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 459 students
    0.7 miles
    1015 Kellow St
    Nashville, TN 37208
    (615) 291-6601
    0.7 PK-4 459

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