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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public preschools managed by Jefferson County School District serving 3,969 students in Dandridge, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Jefferson County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Dandridge Dandridge Elementary School
    780 S Highway 92
    Dandridge, TN 37725
    (865)397-3127

    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
  • Jefferson City Jefferson Elementary School
    321 W Broadway Bl
    Jefferson City, TN 37760
    (865)475-4712

    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
  • Jefferson City Mount Horeb Elementary School
    500 East Dumplin Valley Rd
    Jefferson City, TN 37760
    (865)397-9472

    Grades: PK-5 | 582 students
  • New Market New Market Elementary School
    1559 W Old A Johnson Hw
    New Market, TN 37820
    (865)475-3551

    Grades: PK-5 | 335 students
  • Dandridge Piedmont Elementary School
    1100 W Dumplin Valley Rd
    Dandridge, TN 37725
    (865)397-2939

    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
  • Strawberry Plains Rush Strong Elementary School
    3081 W Old Andrew Johnson Hw
    Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
    (865)933-5313

    Grades: PK-8 | 519 students
  • Talbott Talbott Elementary School
    848 Talbott Kansas Rd
    Talbott, TN 37877
    (865)475-2988

    Grades: PK-5 | 259 students
  • White Pine White Pine Elementary School
    3060 Roy Messer Hw
    White Pine, TN 37890
    (865)674-2596

    Grades: PK-8 | 836 students

Overview

School District NameJefferson County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students7,375 students
# of Teachers454 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students3,710 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students3,665 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.24
# of American Indian Students13 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students50 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students617 students
% Hispanic Students
8%
# of Black Students146 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students6,409 students
% White Students
87%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students135 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:226
# of Students in Kindergarten:503
# of Students in 1st Grade:528
# of Students in 2nd Grade:516
# of Students in 3rd Grade:569
# of Students in 4th Grade:595
# of Students in 5th Grade:567
# of Students in 6th Grade:619
# of Students in 7th Grade:564
# of Students in 8th Grade:559
# of Students in 9th Grade:549
# of Students in 10th Grade:534
# of Students in 11th Grade:554
# of Students in 12th Grade:492
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Jefferson County School District, which is ranked within the top 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 96% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson 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)
31%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson 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
96%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jefferson 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 $7,665 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 $7,570 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$58 MM$31 MM
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Spending$57 MM$29 MM
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Revenue / Student$7,665$8,897
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Spending / Student$7,570$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson 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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Jefferson County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.24, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Jefferson Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.