Sheffield Elementary School

  • Sheffield Elementary School serves 626 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (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 6% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • Sheffield Elementary School's student population of 626 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students626 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Sheffield Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sheffield Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sheffield Elementary School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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)
13%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sheffield 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 Ratio20:116:1
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Hispanic
32%
10%
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Black
65%
22%
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White
n/a
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sheffield Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sheffield Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.48n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Sheffield Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Sheffield Elementary School is Shrine School (0.2 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Shrine School (0.2 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Shrine School (0.2 miles away)
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