Lake County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 2 top public elementary schools in Lake County School District, serving 631 students.
  • Public elementary school in Lake County School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus Tennessee public elementary school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus 34% Tennessee statewide average). This district's average elementary school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Tennessee.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Lara Kendall Elementary School, with 23% math proficiency and 24% reading proficiency. Read more about public elementary school math/reading proficiency statistics in Tennessee or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black) , which is less than the Tennessee public elementary school average of 38% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Tennessee public elementary school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameLake County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lake.k12.tn.us
School District Phone Number(731)253-6601
School District Grades OfferedPK - 09
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
# of Schools2 Schools1,429 Schools
# of Students631 Students718,598 Students
# of Teachers47 Teachers46,351 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1

District Comparison

  • Lake County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 144 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake 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)
22%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake 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 Lake County  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.500.56
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,133 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a13,914 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students19 Students74,119 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
10%
# of Black Students151 Students161,518 Students
% Black Students
24%
23%
# of White Students422 Students447,136 Students
% White Students
67%
62%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a692 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students39 Students20,086 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:7826,668
# of Students in Kindergarten:6674,428
# of Students in 1st Grade:5874,356
# of Students in 2nd Grade:7874,699
# of Students in 3rd Grade:6677,792
# of Students in 4th Grade:4978,472
# of Students in 5th Grade:6477,105
# of Students in 6th Grade:5574,975
# of Students in 7th Grade:6470,268
# of Students in 8th Grade:5369,197
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 5,614
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 5,274
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 5,003
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 4,747
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,149 is higher 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 $9,203 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$9 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lake County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$9 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Lake County  School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,149$8,897
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lake County  School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,203$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lake County  School District and average spending per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Lake County School District Public Elementary Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | TN School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Ridgely Lara Kendall Elementary School Math: 23% / Reading: 24% | Bottom 50%
    200 College St
    Ridgely, TN 38080
    (731)264-5586

    Grades: PK-8 | 385 students
  • Tiptonville Margaret Newton Elementary School Math: 15-19% / Reading: 15-19% | Bottom 50%
    819 Church St
    Tiptonville, TN 38079
    (731)253-7253

    Grades: PK-5 | 246 students
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