Pegram Elementary School

  • Pegram Elementary School serves 253 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pegram Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Pegram Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Pegram Elementary School's student population of 253 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students253 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pegram 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 Pegram Elementary School is 0.17, 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#509 out of 1684 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
91%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheatham County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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