South Knox Elementary



South Knox Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Knox Elementary Students by Grade
PK 32
K 27
1 23
2 23
3 25
4 19
5 21
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Knox Elementary is a public elementary school located in Knoxville, TN in the Knox County School District. It enrolls 170 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Knox Elementary is the 989th largest public school in Tennessee and the 49,617th largest nationally. It has 18.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 170
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,617th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Tennessee: 989th out of 1,049
Student/Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 997th out of 1,038
Full Time Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 1,015th out of 1,038

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South Knox Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 102
(60%)
21,737
(52%)
 Female 68
(40%)
20,233
(48%)

South Knox Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 103
(61%)
31,068
(74%)
 Black 53
(31%)
5,943
(14%)
 Hispanic 10
(6%)
2,774
(7%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
1,174
(3%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
872
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
86
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
53
(0%)

South Knox Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 141
(83%)
18,611
(44%)
 Not Eligible 21
(12%)
20,954
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(5%)
2,405
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,040 ranked schools in Tennessee, South Knox Elementary is ranked 888th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Knox Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

South Knox Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 110
2006 142
2007 118
2008 177
2009 181
2010 161
2011 161
2012 170

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.1
2006 15.8
2007 10.6
2008 14.9
2009 14
2010 13.4
2011 14.6
2012 18.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81818181818182
2006 0.59859154929577
2007 0.97457627118644
2008 0.7683615819209
2009 0.82872928176796
2010 0.90683229813665
2011 0.82608695652174
2012 0.87647058823529

Compare South Knox Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.2% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,890.0% 18.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.3%
 
This School 87.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 170 18.9:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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