Surgoinsville Elementary School

  • Surgoinsville Elementary School serves 328 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Surgoinsville Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Surgoinsville Elementary School's student population of 328 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Surgoinsville Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Surgoinsville 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank#386 out of 1684 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
94%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Surgoinsville Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.120.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawkins County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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