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Tom Joy Elementary School
Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Science
20%
State avg: 59%
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English
10%
State avg: 34%
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Student progress
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Equity
1/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Very concerning:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling far behind other students in the state, and this school may have large achievement gaps.


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Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
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Black
52%
White
23%
Hispanic
21%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
546 :1
State avg: 472 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
85%
State avg: 90%
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10 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
5 3
4 2
3 0
2 2
1 2
Neighborhood
2201 Jones Avenue
Nashville, TN 37207
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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