Tara Oaks Elementary School

600 Harpers Ferry Rd
Collierville, TN 38017
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Tara Oaks Elementary School serves 686 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Tara Oaks Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 69% (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 29% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Tara Oaks Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

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School Overview

Tara Oaks Elementary School's student population of 686 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
686 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Tara Oaks Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Tara Oaks Elementary School is 0.48, 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
#31 out of 1705 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
11%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
10%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
71%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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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-5
  • Students: 686 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 50%)

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