Tellico Plains Elementary School

  • Tellico Plains Elementary School serves 340 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Tellico Plains Elementary School operates within the Monroe County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 340 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 340 students
Tellico Plains Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tellico Plains Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Tellico Plains Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Tellico Plains Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Tellico Plains Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Tellico Plains Elementary School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
n/a
22%
Tellico Plains Elementary School Black Students (1998-2010)
White
94%
65%
Tellico Plains Elementary School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tellico Plains Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Tellico Plains Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.27
Tellico Plains Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Tellico Plains Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Tellico Plains Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Monroe County School District's student population of 5,531 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,053 in this district is less than the state average of $8,756. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,334 is higher than the state average of $8,531. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Monroe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 5,531 3,513
Monroe County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $31 MM
Monroe County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $52 MM $30 MM
Monroe County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,053 $8,756
Monroe County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,334 $8,531
Monroe County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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