Pelham Elementary School

  • Pelham Elementary School serves 151 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Pelham Elementary School's student population of 151 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pelham Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pelham Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pelham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pelham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
98%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pelham Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pelham Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.040.28
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pelham 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 NameGrundy County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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