Nashville School Of The Arts

  • Nashville School Of The Arts serves 567 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nashville School Of The Arts placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

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Nashville School Of The Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Nashville School Of The Arts's student population of 567 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students567 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nashville School Of The Arts is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 25:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nashville School Of The Arts is 0.58, 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#1047 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
10%
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Black
36%
22%
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White
54%
63%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.580.55
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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

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