Learning Way Elementary School

200 Learning Way Dr
Shelbyville, TN 37160
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Learning Way Elementary School serves 540 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Learning Way Elementary School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 13% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Learning Way Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Learning Way Elementary School's student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Rankings

Learning Way Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Learning Way Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#1596 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
34%
10%
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Black
17%
22%
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White
40%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.700.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBedford County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Learning Way Elementary School is Shelbyville Central High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Harris Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shelbyville Harris Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,031 student
    0.1 miles
    570 Eagle Blvd
    Shelbyville, TN 37160
    (931) 684-5195
    0.1 6-8 1,031
  • Shelbyville Shelbyville Central High School Math: 6% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,497 student
    0.2 miles
    401 Eagle Blvd
    Shelbyville, TN 37160
    (931) 684-5672
    0.2 9-12 1,497
  • Shelbyville Eakin Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 682 students
    1.9 miles
    1100 Glenoaks Rd
    Shelbyville, TN 37160
    (931) 684-7852
    1.9 PK-5 682
  • Shelbyville East Side Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    2.4 miles
    421 Elliott St
    Shelbyville, TN 37160
    (931) 684-7112
    2.4 K-5 444
  • Shelbyville Thomas Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 413 students
    2.7 miles
    515 Tate Avenue
    Shelbyville, TN 37160
    (931) 684-6818
    2.7 PK-5 413

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