Seymour Primary

717 Boyds Creek Rd
Seymour, TN 37865
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Seymour Primary serves 494 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
Seymour Primary placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Seymour Primary's student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Seymour Primary 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 Seymour Primary is 0.17, which is less 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
#986 out of 1705 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
39%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
91%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.170.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Seymour Primary 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 NameSevier County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Seymour Primary is Seymour High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seymour Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seymour Intermediate (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seymour Seymour High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,086 student
    0.1 miles
    732 Boyds Creek Rd
    Seymour, TN 37865
    (865) 577-7040
    0.1 9-12 1,086
  • Seymour Seymour Intermediate Math: 44% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 548 students
    0.1 miles
    212 North Pitner Rd
    Seymour, TN 37865
    (865) 609-0030
    0.1 3-5 548
  • Seymour Seymour Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 593 students
    0.1 miles
    737 Boyds Creek Rd
    Seymour, TN 37865
    (865) 579-0730
    0.1 6-8 593
  • Knoxville Gap Creek Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 102 students
    3.4 miles
    1920 Kimberlin Hts Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865) 577-4860
    3.4 K-5 102
  • Seymour Prospect Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
    4.3 miles
    1535 Burnett Station Rd
    Seymour, TN 37865
    (865) 980-1565
    4.3 PK-5 415

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