Nashville School Of The Arts

Tel: (615)291-6600
  • Nashville School Of The Arts serves 621 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Nashville School Of The Arts operates within the Davidson County School District.
  • Davidson County School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 621 students has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 621 students
Nashville School Of The Arts Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Nashville School Of The Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Nashville School Of The Arts Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Nashville School Of The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Nashville School Of The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Asian
3%
2%
Nashville School Of The Arts Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
7%
8%
Nashville School Of The Arts Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
34%
22%
Nashville School Of The Arts Black Students (2006-2015)
White
56%
65%
Nashville School Of The Arts White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
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Nashville School Of The Arts Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.27
Nashville School Of The Arts Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Nashville School Of The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Nashville School Of The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Davidson County School District's student population of 83,385 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 65% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,146 is higher than the state average of $8,756. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,606 is higher than the state average of $8,531. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Davidson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
152
8
Number of Students Managed 83,385 3,513
Davidson County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 75% 84%
Davidson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $904 MM $31 MM
Davidson County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $861 MM $30 MM
Davidson County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,146 $8,756
Davidson County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,606 $8,531
Davidson County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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