Powell Valley Elementary School

  • Powell Valley Elementary School serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (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 19% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Powell Valley Elementary School's student population of 364 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students364 students
This chart display total students of Powell Valley Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Powell Valley Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Powell Valley Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Powell Valley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Powell Valley Elementary School is 0.06, 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)
22%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Powell Valley 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)
19%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Powell Valley 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 Ratio14:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Powell Valley Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Powell Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Powell Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
97%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Powell Valley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Powell Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.060.28
This chart display the diversity score of Powell Valley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Powell Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Powell Valley 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 NameClaiborne County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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