South Fentress Elementary School

  • South Fentress Elementary School serves 599 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (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 28% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • South Fentress Elementary School's student population of 599 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students599 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of South Fentress Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of South Fentress Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • South Fentress Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Fentress Elementary School is 0.02, 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)
28%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Fentress 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)
28%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Fentress 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 Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Fentress Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
99%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Fentress Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Fentress Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.020.28
This chart display the diversity score of South Fentress 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 Fentress 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 Fentress 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 NameFentress County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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