Orchard Knob Elementary School

  • Orchard Knob Elementary School serves 499 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (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 6% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Orchard Knob Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Orchard Knob Elementary School's student population of 499 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orchard Knob Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Orchard Knob Elementary School is 0.29, 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#1635 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
14%
10%
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Black
83%
22%
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White
3%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.290.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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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

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