Sequoyah Elementary School
Sequoyah Elementary School serves 445 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sequoyah Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 40% (majority Black).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-5
- Students: 445 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
- Minority Enrollment: 11%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 1% in TN
- Math Proficiency: 85% (Top 5%)
- Reading Proficiency: 81% (Top 1%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education
Sequoyah Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Sequoyah Elementary School's student population of 445 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Sequoyah Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Sequoyah Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#15 out of 1705 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
National School Lunch Program
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TN Dept. of Education
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