Roy L Waldron Elementary School

  • Roy L Waldron Elementary School serves 826 students in grades 2-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Roy L Waldron Elementary School operates within the Rutherford County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 826 students has grown by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 2-5
Total Students 826 students
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Roy L Waldron Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Roy L Waldron Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
2%
2%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
36%
8%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
29%
22%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
30%
65%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
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Roy L Waldron Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Roy L Waldron Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.70 0.27
Roy L Waldron Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Roy L Waldron Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Roy L Waldron Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Rutherford County School District's student population of 41,893 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,388 in this district is less than the state average of $9,003. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,897 is less than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Rutherford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
8
Number of Students Managed 41,893 3,513
Rutherford County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $348 MM $32 MM
Rutherford County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $369 MM $33 MM
Rutherford County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,388 $9,003
Rutherford County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,897 $9,420
Rutherford County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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