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Beech Bluff Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 314 students

 
 

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Posted March 11, 2010

Best-kept secret in Madison County! Caring teachers, peaceful atmosphere.


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 59% in 2013.

48 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
50%

2012

 
 
43%

2011

 
 
56%

2010

 
 
54%
Reading/Language Arts

The state average for Reading/Language Arts was 49% in 2013.

48 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
52%

2012

 
 
38%

2011

 
 
53%

2010

 
 
39%
Science

The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

48 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
65%

2010

 
 
54%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 84% in 2013.

48 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
86%

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 49% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
38%

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
28%

2010

 
 
25%
Reading/Language Arts

The state average for Reading/Language Arts was 48% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
42%

2012

 
 
53%

2011

 
 
35%

2010

 
 
32%
Science

The state average for Science was 56% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
38%

2012

 
 
55%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
40%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 88% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
92%

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 57% in 2013.

39 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
59%

2011

 
 
36%

2010

 
 
n/a
Reading/Language Arts

The state average for Reading/Language Arts was 55% in 2013.

39 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
n/a
Science

The state average for Science was 63% in 2013.

39 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
59%

2012

 
 
59%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
n/a
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 87% in 2013.

39 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
92%

2010

 
 
n/a
Writing

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

All Students50%
African American13%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White68%
Economically disadvantaged45%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students52%
African American13%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White74%
Economically disadvantaged45%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students63%
African American27%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White84%
Economically disadvantaged55%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students86%
African American80%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White90%
Economically disadvantaged82%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

All Students38%
African American26%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White48%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students42%
African American32%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White48%
Economically disadvantaged40%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students38%
African American16%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White55%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students92%
African American90%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White93%
Economically disadvantaged92%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Math

All Students64%
African American42%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White77%
Economically disadvantaged61%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students64%
African American50%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White73%
Economically disadvantaged61%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students59%
African American25%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White77%
Economically disadvantaged54%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students92%
African American92%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged89%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 69% 67%
Black 25% 24%
Asian 2% 2%
Hispanic 2% 6%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 58%N/A55%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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4488 Beech Bluff Rd
Beech Bluff, TN 38313
Phone: (731) 422-1572

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