Arlington School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 4,599 students in Arlington School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Tennessee.
Public Schools in Arlington School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 35% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Arlington School District are Arlington Elementary School, Donelson Elementary School and Arlington Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Arlington School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Tennessee.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Arlington School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Tennessee for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)

Overview

School District Name
Arlington School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 09
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TN)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,773 Schools
# Students
4,599 Students
998,594 Students
# Teachers
267 Teachers
63,297 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Arlington School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 146 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TN)
Overall District Rank
#7 out of 146 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Arlington  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Arlington  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arlington  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Arlington  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.40
0.55
# American Indian Students
5 Students
1,648 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
123 Students
19,790 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
270 Students
103,001 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
10%
# Black Students
584 Students
218,072 Students
% Black Students
13%
22%
# White Students
3,503 Students
627,730 Students
% White Students
76%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
1,096 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
110 Students
27,257 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
41
28,301
# Students in K Grade:
262
75,188
# Students in 1st Grade:
258
74,335
# Students in 2nd Grade:
271
73,824
# Students in 3rd Grade:
257
74,700
# Students in 4th Grade:
281
77,936
# Students in 5th Grade:
280
78,376
# Students in 6th Grade:
317
76,656
# Students in 7th Grade:
303
74,777
# Students in 8th Grade:
314
73,864
# Students in 9th Grade:
500
75,314
# Students in 10th Grade:
498
74,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
523
71,915
# Students in 12th Grade:
494
69,261
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,465 is higher than the state median of $10,253. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,003 is less than the state median of $10,022. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TN)
Total Revenue
$48 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Arlington  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$46 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Arlington  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,465
$10,253
Spending / Student
$10,003
$10,022

Best Arlington School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Arlington Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11825 Douglas
Arlington, TN 38002
(901) 867-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 836 students
Rank: #22.
Donelson Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12140 Donelson Farms Pkwy
Arlington, TN 38002
(901) 389-6973
Grades: PK-5
| 814 students
Rank: #33.
Arlington Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5470 Lamb Rd
Arlington, TN 38002
(901) 867-6015
Grades: 6-8
| 934 students
Rank: #44.
Arlington High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(3)
5475 Airline Rd
Arlington, TN 38002
(901) 867-1541
Grades: 9-12
| 2,015 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 09
  • Students: 4,599 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in TN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40

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