Joppa Elementary School

  • Joppa Elementary School serves 530 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Joppa Elementary School operates within the Grainger County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 530 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 530 students
Joppa Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Joppa Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Joppa Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Joppa Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Joppa Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Joppa Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
n/a
22%
Joppa Elementary School Black Students (1996-2012)
White
97%
65%
Joppa Elementary School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Joppa Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.27
Joppa Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Joppa Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Joppa Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Grainger County School District's student population of 3,610 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,070 in this district is less than the state average of $8,756. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,707 is less than the state average of $8,531. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Grainger County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 3,610 3,513
Grainger County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $31 MM
Grainger County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $28 MM $30 MM
Grainger County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,070 $8,756
Grainger County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $7,707 $8,531
Grainger County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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