Summertown Elementary School

319 Corbin St
Summertown, TN 38483
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Summertown Elementary School serves 683 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Summertown Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 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% (majority Black).

School Overview

Summertown Elementary School's student population of 683 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students683 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Summertown Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Summertown Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Summertown Elementary School is 0.02, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#601 out of 1684 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
99%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.020.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Summertown 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 Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLawrence County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Summertown Elementary School is Summertown High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ethridge Elementary School (7.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Summertown Summertown High School Math: 28% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 668 students
    0.8 miles
    411 College St
    Summertown, TN 38483
    (931) 964-3539
    0.8 7-12 668
  • Ethridge Ethridge Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 432 students
    7.3 miles
    33 Main St
    Ethridge, TN 38456
    (931) 201-5880
    7.3 PK-8 432
  • Mount Pleasant Mt Pleasant High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
    9.7 miles
    600 North Greenwood Ave
    Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
    (931) 379-5583
    9.7 9-12 385
  • Mount Pleasant J E Woody Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 533 students
    9.9 miles
    600 North Locust St
    Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
    (931) 379-5040
    9.9 PK-4 533
  • Mount Pleasant Mt. Pleasant Middle Visual Perform. Arts Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 464 students
    10.1 miles
    410 Gray Ln
    Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
    (931) 379-1100
    10.1 5-8 464

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