Joppa Elementary School

  • Joppa Elementary School serves 508 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) 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 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Joppa Elementary School's student population of 508 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students508 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joppa Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joppa Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Joppa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
5%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Joppa Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Joppa Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
95%
63%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Joppa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joppa Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.100.28
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joppa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrainger County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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