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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Dayton School District serving 876 students in Dayton, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Dayton School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Dayton Dayton City Elementary School
    520 Cherry St
    Dayton, TN 37321
    (423)775-8414

    Grades: PK-8 | 876 students

Overview

School District NameDayton School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students876 students
# of Teachers60 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students443 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students433 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.39
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students12 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students120 students
% Hispanic Students
14%
# of Black Students52 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students673 students
% White Students
77%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students17 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:20
# of Students in Kindergarten:97
# of Students in 1st Grade:92
# of Students in 2nd Grade:100
# of Students in 3rd Grade:102
# of Students in 4th Grade:103
# of Students in 5th Grade:90
# of Students in 6th Grade:115
# of Students in 7th Grade:83
# of Students in 8th Grade:74
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Dayton School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 140 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-2015 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dayton 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 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $6,982 in this school district is less than the state average of $8,897. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $6,693 is less than the state average of $8,572. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
Total Revenue$6 MM$31 MM
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Spending$6 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Dayton School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$6,982$8,897
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Spending / Student$6,693$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dayton School District and average spending per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Dayton School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.39, which is higher than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Dayton City Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.