This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, and more information about this school can be found below.
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Academics
6/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
Math
47%
State avg: 55%
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Science
63%
State avg: 65%
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Reading
48%
State avg: 48%
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Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.
This section shows how much academic progress (also called “growth”) students at this school are making given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
56%
Black
21%
Hispanic
13%
Asian
8%
Two or more races
2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
445 :1
State avg: 472 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 90%
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Neighborhood
650 Old Hickory Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37209
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Last modified: June 28, 2017
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