500 Highway 322 East
Sweetwater, TN 37874
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sweetwater Primary School serves 541 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Sweetwater Primary School's student population of 541 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
541 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Sweetwater Primary School is 0.38, 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
This School
State Level (TN)
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
10%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
78%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score
0.38
This chart display the diversity score of Sweetwater Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sweetwater Primary 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
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 541 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Top 50% in TN)

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