Kipp Academy Nashville

Kipp Academy Nashville serves 363 students in grades 5-8.
Kipp Academy Nashville placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Kipp Academy Nashville places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Kipp Academy Nashville's student population of 363 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Kipp Academy Nashville is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Kipp Academy Nashville is 0.55, which is equal to 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
#434 out of 1684 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
38%
10%
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Black
56%
22%
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White
4%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.550.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Kipp Academy Nashville is Kipp Nashville Collegiate High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Haynes Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shwab Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nashville Kipp Nashville Collegiate High School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 333 students
    0.1 miles
    123 Douglas Ave
    Nashville, TN 37207
    (615) 226-4484
    0.1 9-12 333
  • Nashville Shwab Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 303 students
    0.4 miles
    1500 Dickerson Rd
    Nashville, TN 37207
    (615) 262-6725
    0.4 PK-4 303
  • Nashville Glenn Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 158 students
    0.6 miles
    322 Cleveland St
    Nashville, TN 37207
    (615) 262-6682
    0.6 PK-4 158
  • Nashville Caldwell Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 254 students
    1.1 miles
    244 Foster St
    Nashville, TN 37207
    (615) 291-6361
    1.1 PK-4 254
  • Nashville Hattie Cotton Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 283 students
    1.3 miles
    1033 West Greenwood Ave
    Nashville, TN 37206
    (615) 262-6981
    1.3 PK-4 283

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