West Tenn For Deaf School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by West Tenn For Deaf School District serving 44 students in Jackson, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

West Tenn For Deaf School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Jackson West Tennessee School For Deaf Special Education School
    100 Berryhill Dr
    Jackson, TN 38301
    (731)423-5705

    Grades: 2-6 | 44 students

Overview

School District NameWest Tenn For Deaf School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students44 students
# of Teachers13 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
# of Male Students30 students
% Male Students
68%
# of Female Students14 students
% Female Students
32%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.59
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students3 students
% Asian Students
7%
# of Hispanic Students3 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students13 students
% Black Students
30%
# of White Students25 students
% White Students
56%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:19
# of Students in Kindergarten:1
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4
# of Students in 4th Grade:3
# of Students in 5th Grade:6
# of Students in 6th Grade:7
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# 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

  • West Tenn For Deaf 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)≤20%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Tenn For Deaf 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)21-39%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Tenn For Deaf 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.
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West Tenn For Deaf School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.59, which is higher than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is West Tennessee School For Deaf. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.