Nashville Classical

  • Nashville Classical serves 377 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nashville Classical placed in the top 10% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Nashville Classical's student population of 377 students has grown by 106% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 123% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students377 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Nashville Classical
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nashville Classical is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nashville Classical is 0.52, 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#138 out of 1684 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nashville Classical and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
10%
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Black
62%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nashville Classical and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
28%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nashville Classical and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Nashville Classical and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.520.55
This chart display the diversity score of Nashville Classical and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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

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