Sulphur Springs Elementary School

1518 Gray Station/sulphur Spri
Jonesborough, TN 37659
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Sulphur Springs Elementary School serves 377 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Sulphur Springs Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Sulphur Springs Elementary School's student population of 377 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Sulphur Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sulphur Springs Elementary School is 0.12, 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 Data
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State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#347 out of 1705 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
94%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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