Lakeside Academy

  • Lakeside Academy serves 441 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lakeside Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Lakeside Academy's student population of 441 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lakeside Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lakeside Academy is 0.20, 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 School Rank#1440 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
89%
22%
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White
8%
63%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.200.55
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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  • Chattanooga Hillcrest Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
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    Chattanooga, TN 37416
    (423)855-2602
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  • Chattanooga Hamilton County Virtual School
    Grades: 1-12 | 28 students
    2.0 miles
    3074 Hickory Valley Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (423)209-8804
    2.0 1-12 28
  • Harrison Harrison Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 411 students
    2.5 miles
    5637 Highway 58 North
    Harrison, TN 37341
    (423)344-1428
    2.5 K-5 411
  • Chattanooga Tyner Academy Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 542 students
    2.5 miles
    6836 Tyner Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (423)855-2635
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  • Chattanooga Tyner Middle Academy Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 437 students
    2.5 miles
    6837 Tyner Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (423)855-2648
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