Roy L Waldron Elementary School

125 Floyd Mayfield Dr
La Vergne, TN 37086
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Roy L Waldron Elementary School serves 805 students in grades 2-5.
Roy L Waldron Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Roy L Waldron Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Roy L Waldron Elementary School's student population of 805 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students805 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Rankings

Roy L Waldron Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Roy L Waldron Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#1034 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
41%
10%
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Black
29%
22%
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White
26%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.690.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRutherford County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Roy L Waldron Elementary School is Lavergne High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lavergne Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lavergne Primary (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Vergne Lavergne Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 458 students
    0.3 miles
    220 Stones River Rd
    La Vergne, TN 37086
    (615) 904-6735
    0.3 PK-1 458
  • La Vergne Lavergne Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,071 student
    0.6 miles
    382 Stone River Rd
    La Vergne, TN 37086
    (615) 904-3877
    0.6 6-8 1,071
  • La Vergne Lavergne Lake Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 979 students
    1.0 miles
    201 David's Way
    La Vergne, TN 37086
    (615) 904-6730
    1 PK-5 979
  • La Vergne Lavergne High School Math: 15% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,914 student
    2.4 miles
    250 Wolverine Trail
    La Vergne, TN 37086
    (615) 904-3870
    2.4 9-12 1,914
  • Antioch Mt. View Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 680 students
    2.5 miles
    3820 Murfreesboro Rd
    Antioch, TN 37013
    (615) 641-9393
    2.5 PK-4 680

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