Magnolia Elementary School

  • Magnolia Elementary School serves 326 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Magnolia 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Magnolia Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Magnolia Elementary School's student population of 326 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students326 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Magnolia Elementary School 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 diversity score of Magnolia Elementary School is 0.10, 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 Testing Rank#1555 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
95%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Magnolia Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
63%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Magnolia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Magnolia Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.100.55
This chart display the diversity score of Magnolia Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
48%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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