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Mckenzie Elementary School

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Posted September 24, 2009

This is the best school I have ever had any dealings with in all my school years and my kids'.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 21, 2007

I want to say this is a wonderful school! The teachers are great with the children and helpful to the parents! If you have the chance to enroll your children in this school do it!
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

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.

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
67%
Reading/Language Arts

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

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
46%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
59%
Science

The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
75%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
75%

2010

 
 
75%
Social Studies

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

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

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.

86 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
43%

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
41%
Reading/Language Arts

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

86 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
52%

2010

 
 
51%
Science

The state average for Science was 56% in 2013.

87 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
52%
Social Studies

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

2013

 
 
n/a

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 Students63%
African American15%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White70%
Economically disadvantaged54%
Students with disabilities37%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students46%
African American15%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White52%
Economically disadvantaged36%
Students with disabilities16%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students75%
African American46%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White79%
Economically disadvantaged66%
Students with disabilities32%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Students88%
African American69%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White91%
Economically disadvantaged85%
Students with disabilities53%
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 Students43%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White47%
Economically disadvantaged33%
Students with disabilities31%
English language learnersn/a

Reading/Language Arts

All Students58%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White62%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Students with disabilities46%
English language learnersn/a

Science

All Students62%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White68%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Students with disabilities39%
English language learnersn/a

Social Studies

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged92%
Students with disabilities85%
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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GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 81% 67%
Black 12% 23%
Hispanic 5% 7%
Two or more races 2% 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 64%N/A55%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  • (731) 352-6076

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165 Brooks Av
Mckenzie, TN 38201
Phone: (731) 352-5272

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