South Cumberland Elementary School

  • South Cumberland Elementary School serves 691 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • South Cumberland Elementary School's student population of 691 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students691 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of South Cumberland Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of South Cumberland Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • South Cumberland Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Cumberland Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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)
58%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Cumberland 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)
45%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Cumberland 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 Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in South Cumberland Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Cumberland Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Cumberland Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
93%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Cumberland 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
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Cumberland Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.130.28
This chart display the diversity score of South Cumberland 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 South Cumberland 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 South Cumberland 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 NameCumberland County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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