4435 Shackleford Ridge Rd
Signal Mountain, TN 37377
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Nolan Elementary School serves 668 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 668 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Nolan Elementary School's student population of 668 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
668 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Nolan Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Nolan Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#27 out of 1705 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
88%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 668 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education

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