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 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 621 students has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students621 students
Nashville School Of The Arts Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Nashville School Of The Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Nashville School Of The Arts Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeNashville School Of The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
Nashville School Of The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
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)
All Ethnic GroupsNashville School Of The Arts All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.570.53
Nashville School Of The Arts Diversity Score (2006-2015)
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 61% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,419 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,218 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NameDavidson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
152
8
Number of Students Managed83,3853,513
Davidson County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%83%
Davidson County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$764 MM$30 MM
Davidson County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$829 MM$29 MM
Davidson County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,419$8,707
Davidson County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,218$8,563
Davidson County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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