Sylvan Park Elementary School

  • Sylvan Park Elementary School serves 464 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 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Sylvan Park Elementary School's student population of 464 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sylvan Park Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sylvan Park Elementary School is 0.55, which is more 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)45-49%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sylvan Park 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)50-54%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sylvan Park 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 Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
10%
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Black
31%
22%
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White
60%
63%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sylvan Park Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.550.28
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sylvan Park 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 NameDavidson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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