Nolan Elementary School

4435 Shackleford Ridge Rd
Signal Mountain, TN 37377
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Nolan Elementary School serves 639 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Nolan Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Nolan Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Nolan Elementary School's student population of 639 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students639 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Nolan Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Nolan Elementary School is 0.12, 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
#34 out of 1684 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nolan Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
94%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.120.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nolan Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nolan Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Nolan Elementary School is Signal Mountain Middle/High School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Signal Mountain Signal Mountain Middle/High School Magnet School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-12 | 1,255 student
    0.4 miles
    2650 Sam Powell Trl
    Signal Mountain, TN 37377
    (423) 886-0876
    0.4 6-12 1,255
  • Signal Mountain Thrasher Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 567 students
    1.8 miles
    1301 James Blvd
    Signal Mountain, TN 37377
    (423) 886-0882
    1.8 K-5 567
  • Chattanooga Red Bank High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 809 students
    3.7 miles
    640 Morrison Springs Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37415
    (423) 874-1900
    3.7 9-12 809
  • Chattanooga Red Bank Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 643 students
    3.8 miles
    1100 Mountain Creek Rd
    Chattanooga, TN 37405
    (423) 874-1917
    3.8 PK-5 643
  • Chattanooga Red Bank Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 587 students
    4.8 miles
    3701 Tom Weathers Ln
    Chattanooga, TN 37415
    (423) 874-1908
    4.8 6-8 587

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