New Prospect Elementary School

4520 Pulaski Hwy
Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
New Prospect Elementary School serves 423 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
New Prospect Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 34% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

New Prospect Elementary School's student population of 423 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

New Prospect Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of New Prospect Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#805 out of 1684 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
n/a
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
98%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.040.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLawrence County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Prospect Elementary School is Lawrence County High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ingram Sowell Elementary School (4.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lawrenceburg Ingram Sowell Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 480 students
    4.5 miles
    510 Seventh St
    Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
    (931) 762-4438
    4.5 PK-8 480
  • Lawrenceburg Lawrence County High School Math: 36% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,106 student
    4.5 miles
    1800 Springer Rd
    Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
    (931) 762-9412
    4.5 8-12 1,106
  • Lawrenceburg E O Coffman Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 585 students
    4.6 miles
    111 Lafayette Ave
    Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
    (931) 762-6395
    4.6 6-9 585
  • Lawrenceburg Lawrenceburg Public Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
    4.6 miles
    600 Prosser Rd
    Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
    (931) 762-3282
    4.6 PK-5 471
  • Ethridge Ethridge Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 432 students
    7.4 miles
    33 Main St
    Ethridge, TN 38456
    (931) 201-5880
    7.4 PK-8 432

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