1300 56th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37209
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Nashville Prep serves 384 students in grades 5-8.
Nashville Prep placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 19% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Nashville Prep's student population of 384 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Nashville Prep 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 Nashville Prep is 0.57, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1208 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
30%
10%
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Black
58%
22%
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White
8%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 384 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 30%)

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