Learning Way Elementary School

  • Learning Way Elementary School serves 548 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (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 12% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Learning Way Elementary School's student population of 548 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Learning Way Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Learning Way Elementary School is 0.67, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
32%
10%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
46%
63%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Learning Way Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.670.28
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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 NameBedford County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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