Northfield Elementary School

570 South Bunker Hill Rd
Sparta, TN 38583
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Northfield Elementary School serves 304 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Northfield Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Northfield Elementary School's student population of 304 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Northfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Northfield Elementary School is 0.15, 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
#360 out of 1684 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
10%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
92%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.150.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhite County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Northfield Elementary School is White County High School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prescott South Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Findlay Elementary School (5.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sparta Findlay Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    5.7 miles
    576 Hale St
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 738-2412
    5.7 PK-5 421
  • Cookeville Prescott South Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 559 students
    5.7 miles
    115 W Cemetery Rd
    Cookeville, TN 38506
    (931) 526-2275
    5.7 PK-4 559
  • Cookeville Prescott South Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 792 students
    5.7 miles
    1859 S Jefferson St
    Cookeville, TN 38506
    (931) 528-3647
    5.7 5-8 792
  • Sparta Cassville Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 210 students
    6.6 miles
    261 Will Thompson Rd
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 761-2277
    6.6 PK-5 210
  • Sparta White County Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 900 students
    6.7 miles
    300 Turntable Rd
    Sparta, TN 38583
    (931) 738-9238
    6.7 6-8 900

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