West Cheatham Elementary School

  • West Cheatham Elementary School serves 391 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • West Cheatham Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Placements

West Cheatham Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • West Cheatham Elementary School's student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Cheatham Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of West Cheatham Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank#576 out of 1684 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
10%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
88%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.220.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheatham County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ashland City Cheatham County Central
    Grades: 9-12 | 667 students
    4.9 miles
    1 Cub Cir
    Ashland City, TN 37015
    (615) 792-5641
    4.9 9-12 667
  • Ashland City Cheatham Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 629 students
    5.7 miles
    700 Scoutview Dr
    Ashland City, TN 37015
    (615) 792-2334
    5.7 5-8 629
  • Pleasant View Sycamore High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 728 students
    7.0 miles
    1021 Old Clarksville Pike
    Pleasant View, TN 37146
    (615) 746-5013
    7.0 9-12 728
  • Pleasant View Sycamore Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 785 students
    7.0 miles
    1025 Old Clarksville Pike
    Pleasant View, TN 37146
    (615) 746-8852
    7.0 5-8 785
  • Ashland City Riverside Academy
    Grades: 1-12 | 29 students
    7.5 miles
    102 Elizabeth St
    Ashland City, TN 37015
    (615) 792-9287
    7.5 1-12 29

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