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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 7 public schools managed by Fayette County School District serving 3,563 students in Somerville, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Fayette County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Somerville Buckley-carpenter Elementary School
    12580 S Main St
    Somerville, TN 38068
    (901)465-5260

    Grades: PK-5 | 687 students
  • Somerville East Junior High School
    400 Leach Rd
    Somerville, TN 38068
    (901)465-3151

    Grades: 6-8 | 368 students
  • Somerville Fayette Ware Comprehensive High School
    13520 Hwy 59 West
    Somerville, TN 38068
    (901)465-9838

    Grades: 9-12 | 896 students
  • Moscow La Grange Moscow Elementary School
    15655 Highway 57 East
    Moscow, TN 38057
    (901)877-6854

    Grades: PK-5 | 284 students
  • Oakland Oakland Elementary School
    14925 Hwy 194 North
    Oakland, TN 38060
    (901)465-3804

    Grades: PK-5 | 677 students
  • Macon Southwest Elementary School
    8095 Highway 194
    Macon, TN 38048
    (901)465-8317

    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
  • Oakland West Junior High School
    13100 Highway 194
    Oakland, TN 38060
    (901)465-0798

    Grades: 6-8 | 377 students

Overview

School District NameFayette County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,563 students
# of Teachers227 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,824 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,739 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.55
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students15 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students219 students
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students1,973 students
% Black Students
55%
# of White Students1,311 students
% White Students
37%
# of Hawaiian Students4 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students35 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:258
# of Students in Kindergarten:286
# of Students in 1st Grade:266
# of Students in 2nd Grade:279
# of Students in 3rd Grade:292
# of Students in 4th Grade:286
# of Students in 5th Grade:255
# of Students in 6th Grade:254
# of Students in 7th Grade:244
# of Students in 8th Grade:247
# of Students in 9th Grade:251
# of Students in 10th Grade:228
# of Students in 11th Grade:210
# of Students in 12th Grade:207
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Fayette County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 129 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fayette County 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fayette County 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.
Graduation Rate
90%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fayette County School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,623 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 $8,621 is higher 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$33 MM$31 MM
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Spending$33 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Fayette County School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,623$8,897
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fayette County School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,621$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fayette County 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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Fayette County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.55, which is higher than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is West Junior High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.