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West View Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 225 students

 

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Posted May 13, 2013

Mrs.Peters is a mean old witch and likes to threaten parents by telling them that she will call DCF for ANY little reason. She should be fired for this. Mrs.Peters needs to crash into a ditch!
—Submitted by a parent


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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.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
46%

2012

 
 
18%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
14%
Reading/Language Arts

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

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
17%

2012

 
 
27%

2011

 
 
16%

2010

 
 
29%
Science

The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
46%

2012

 
 
29%

2011

 
 
36%

2010

 
 
43%
Social Studies

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

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
57%

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.

26 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
12%

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
10%

2010

 
 
31%
Reading/Language Arts

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

26 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
27%

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
21%

2010

 
 
35%
Science

The state average for Science was 56% in 2013.

26 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
19%

2012

 
 
22%

2011

 
 
14%

2010

 
 
14%
Social Studies

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

26 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
69%

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.

31 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
29%

2012

 
 
33%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
15%
Reading/Language Arts

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

31 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
45%

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
39%

2010

 
 
36%
Science

The state average for Science was 63% in 2013.

31 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
13%

2012

 
 
20%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
18%
Social Studies

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

31 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
65%

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 Students46%
African American43%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White46%
Economically disadvantaged49%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students17%
African American14%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White23%
Economically disadvantaged18%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students46%
African American50%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White46%
Economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students57%
African American57%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White46%
Economically disadvantaged58%
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 Students12%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White9%
Economically disadvantaged12%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students27%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White36%
Economically disadvantaged24%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students19%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White27%
Economically disadvantaged16%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students69%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White64%
Economically disadvantaged68%
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 Students29%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White29%
Economically disadvantaged24%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students45%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White50%
Economically disadvantaged41%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students13%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White21%
Economically disadvantaged10%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students65%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White71%
Economically disadvantaged62%
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 44% 67%
Black 30% 23%
Hispanic 22% 7%
Two or more races 4% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 93%N/A55%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Special education / special needs

Level of special education programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Arts & music

Visual arts
  • Drawing / sketching

Language learning

Level of ESL/ELL programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Health & athletics

Staff resources available to students
  • Nurse(s)
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School basics

Fax number
  • (865) 594-1669

Programs

Level of special education programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Resources

Staff resources available to students
  • Nurse(s)
Extra learning resources offered
  • Counseling
  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Transportation options
  • Buses/vans for students only
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1714 Mingle Av
Knoxville, TN 37921
Phone: (865) 594-4471

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