L N Stem Academy

  • L N Stem Academy serves 622 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • L N Stem Academy's student population of 622 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students622 students
This chart display total students of L N Stem Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of L N Stem Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of L N Stem Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • L N Stem Academy's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of L N Stem Academy is 0.34, which is more 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#268 out of 573 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of L N Stem Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of L N Stem Academy 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 Ratio18:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of L N Stem Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in L N Stem Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in L N Stem Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
9%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in L N Stem Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
81%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in L N Stem Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in L N Stem Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in L N Stem Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.340.28
This chart display the diversity score of L N Stem Academy and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of L N Stem Academy and public school graduation rate of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in L N Stem Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in L N Stem Academy 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 NameKnox County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review L N Stem Academy. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of public school vouchers as they pertain to the education of students with disabilities.
As of 2014, nineteen states still allow corporal punishment – spanking and paddling the most common choices – in their public schools. However, some argue that not only are these punishments physically harmful, they also are disproportionately administered to students of color. As a result, House democrats have taken up the issue in a new bill that would ban all forms of corporal punishment nationwide.
Every child learns differently and it’s a teacher’s job to meet students where they are and guide them through the learning process. Scaffolding is a teaching tool that helps students develop critical thinking skills and the ability to learn independently.