Mcdonald Elementary School

  • Mcdonald Elementary School serves 357 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 31% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mcdonald 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Mcdonald Elementary School's student population of 357 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students357 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Mcdonald Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mcdonald Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcdonald Elementary School is 0.08, 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 (16-17)#996 out of 1636 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
96%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mcdonald Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mcdonald Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.080.55
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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 NameGreene County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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