Tom Joy Elementary School

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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, and more information about this school can be found below.
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This suggests that students at this school are likely not performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
Math
38%
State avg: 55%
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Science
27%
State avg: 65%
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Reading
21%
State avg: 48%
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Student progress
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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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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
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
85%
State avg: 90%
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2 2
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Neighborhood
2201 Jones Avenue
Nashville, TN 37207
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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