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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public middle school managed by Lake County School District serving 385 students in Ridgely, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Lake County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ridgely Lara Kendall Elementary School
    200 College St
    Ridgely, TN 38080
    (731)264-5586

    Grades: PK-8 | 385 students

Overview

School District NameLake County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students858 students
# of Teachers66 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students435 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students423 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.49
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students29 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students215 students
% Black Students
25%
# of White Students571 students
% White Students
67%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students43 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:78
# of Students in Kindergarten:66
# of Students in 1st Grade:58
# of Students in 2nd Grade:78
# of Students in 3rd Grade:66
# of Students in 4th Grade:49
# of Students in 5th Grade:64
# of Students in 6th Grade:55
# of Students in 7th Grade:64
# of Students in 8th Grade:53
# of Students in 9th Grade:70
# of Students in 10th Grade:49
# of Students in 11th Grade:56
# of Students in 12th Grade:52
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Lake 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 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.

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
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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.
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Did You Know?
Lake County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.49, which is higher than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Margaret Newton Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.