Shwab Elementary School

  • Shwab Elementary School serves 329 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Shwab Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Shwab Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Shwab Elementary School's student population of 329 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students329 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shwab Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,636 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shwab Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. 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#1478 out of 1636 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shwab Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shwab 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 Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
50%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shwab Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
36%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shwab Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
13%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shwab Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shwab Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.610.54
This chart display the diversity score of Shwab Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shwab Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shwab Elementary School 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 NameDavidson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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