Cleveland School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 5,792 students in Cleveland School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Tennessee.
Public Schools in Cleveland School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 35% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Cleveland School District are E.l. Ross Elementary School, G.r. Stuart Elementary School and Cleveland Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Cleveland School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Tennessee.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Cleveland 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
9 Schools
1,773 Schools
# Students
5,792 Students
998,594 Students
# Teachers
357 Teachers
63,297 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Cleveland School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 90% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TN)
Overall District Rank
#89 out of 146 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cleveland  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cleveland  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)
34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cleveland  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
90%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cleveland  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.60
0.55
# American Indian Students
18 Students
1,648 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
144 Students
19,790 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,375 Students
103,001 Students
% Hispanic Students
24%
10%
# Black Students
677 Students
218,072 Students
% Black Students
12%
22%
# White Students
3,341 Students
627,730 Students
% White Students
58%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
36 Students
1,096 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
201 Students
27,257 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
224
28,301
# Students in K Grade:
426
75,188
# Students in 1st Grade:
387
74,335
# Students in 2nd Grade:
422
73,824
# Students in 3rd Grade:
438
74,700
# Students in 4th Grade:
413
77,936
# Students in 5th Grade:
468
78,376
# Students in 6th Grade:
430
76,656
# Students in 7th Grade:
478
74,777
# Students in 8th Grade:
424
73,864
# Students in 9th Grade:
431
75,314
# Students in 10th Grade:
455
74,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
420
71,915
# Students in 12th Grade:
376
69,261
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,768 in this school district is less 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 $10,005 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
$57 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cleveland  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
$58 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Cleveland  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
$9,768
$10,253
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cleveland  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,005
$10,022
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cleveland  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Cleveland School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
E.l. Ross Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
4340 Mouse Creek Rd
Cleveland, TN 37312
(423) 479-7274
Grades: 3-5
| 381 students
Rank: #22.
G.r. Stuart Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
802 20th Nw St
Cleveland, TN 37311
(423) 476-8246
Grades: PK-5
| 449 students
Rank: #33.
Cleveland Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3635 Georgetown Road N W
Cleveland, TN 37312
(423) 479-9641
Grades: 6-8
| 1,332 students
Rank: #44.
Arnold Memorial Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
473 8th N W St
Cleveland, TN 37311
(423) 472-2241
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students
Rank: #55.
Mayfield Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
501 20th Street Ne
Cleveland, TN 37311
(423) 472-4541
Grades: PK-5
| 584 students
Rank: #66.
Cleveland High School
Math: 13% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
850 Raider Dr
Cleveland, TN 37312
(423) 478-1113
Grades: 9-12
| 1,629 students
Rank: #77.
Blythe-bower Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
604 20th St Se
Cleveland, TN 37311
(423) 479-5121
Grades: PK-5
| 633 students
D.p. Yates Primary
750 Mouse Creek Rd
Cleveland, TN 37312
(423) 479-1723
Grades: PK-2
| 341 students
350 Central Ave
Cleveland, TN 37311
(423) 339-0902
Grades: 10-12
| 53 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 09
  • Students: 5,792 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Btm 50% in TN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60

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