May Werthan Shayne Elementary School

6217 Nolensville Rd
Nashville, TN 37211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
May Werthan Shayne Elementary School serves 746 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
May Werthan Shayne Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Placements

May Werthan Shayne Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

May Werthan Shayne Elementary School's student population of 746 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students746 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

May Werthan Shayne Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 May Werthan Shayne Elementary School is 0.64, 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
#249 out of 1684 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
10%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
10%
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Black
26%
22%
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White
53%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.640.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavidson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to May Werthan Shayne Elementary School is The Academy At Hickory Hollow (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is William Henry Oliver Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nashville William Henry Oliver Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 882 students
    0.0 miles
    6211 Nolensville Rd
    Nashville, TN 37211
    (615) 332-3011
    0 5-8 882
  • Brentwood Edmondson Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 806 students
    2.1 miles
    851 Edmondson Pike
    Brentwood, TN 37027
    (615) 472-4360
    2.1 K-5 806
  • Antioch Henry C. Maxwell Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 648 students
    2.3 miles
    5535 Blue Hole Rd
    Antioch, TN 37013
    (615) 333-7180
    2.3 PK-4 648
  • Nashville Mcmurray Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 802 students
    2.5 miles
    520 Mcmurray Dr
    Nashville, TN 37211
    (615) 333-5126
    2.5 5-8 802
  • Antioch A. Z. Kelley Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 807 students
    2.6 miles
    5834 Pettus Rd
    Antioch, TN 37013
    (615) 941-7535
    2.6 PK-4 807

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