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MEIGS SOUTH ELEMENTARY

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Meigs South Elementary Overview

Meigs South Elementary is a part of the Meigs County school district in Decatur, Tennessee. As of our last data update the school employs 31.00 full-time teachers. There are 434 students of which 290 receive a free lunch and 32 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

MEIGS SOUTH ELEMENTARY
9638 STATE HWY 58 SOUTH
DECATUR, TN 37322

Mailing Address

MEIGS SOUTH ELEMENTARY
9638 STATE HIGHWAY 58 S
DECATUR, TN 37322

General Information

Level: Primary / Elementary School
District: Meigs County
Phone Number: 423-334-5444
School ID: 470291001005
Full-time Teachers: 31.00
Total Students: 434
Eligible for Free Lunch: 290
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 32

Government Resources

Tennessee Department of Education

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 14 students per full-time teacher compared to the Tennessee average of 15.42 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Meigs South Elementary Values
Legend mark for state points - Tennessee Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

2014 Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Scores for Meigs South Elementary
GradeSubjectBelow Basic Basic Proficient Advanced Growth
3rd through 8thMath7.3%40.1%37.9%14.7%-2.8%
3rd through 8thReading/Language****-1%
3rd through 8thScience5.7%27.1%54.2%13%-0.2%
3rd through 8thSocial Studies****-1.6%

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students44%41%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students44%44%
Math: All Female40-44%40-44%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female50-54%50-54%
Math: All Male45-49%35-39%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male30-34%35-39%
Math: 3rd Grade45-49%30-34%
Reading and Language Arts: 3rd Grade35-39%20-24%
Math: 4th Grade30-34%30-39%
Reading and Language Arts: 4th Grade40-44%60-69%
Math: 5th Grade50-54%50-54%
Reading and Language Arts: 5th Grade50-54%50-54%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Meigs County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Meigs County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for MEIGS SOUTH ELEMENTARY

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Frazier Elementary

3900 Double South Dayton, TN 37321
Distance: ~6 miles

Rogers Creek Elementary

137 County 82 Athens, TN 37303
Distance: ~7 miles

Meigs County High School

105 Abel Ave Decatur, TN 37322
Distance: ~7 miles

Meigs Middle School

586 North Main Decatur, TN 37322
Distance: ~8 miles

Birchwood Elementary

5623 Hwy 60 Birchwood, TN 37308
Distance: ~8 miles

Dayton City Elementary

520 Cherry Dayton, TN 37321
Distance: ~9 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Meigs Decatur Public Library

120 Memorial Drive Decatur, TN 37322
Distance: ~7 miles

Clyde W. Roddy Public Library

371 First Avenue Dayton, TN 37321
Distance: ~9 miles

Calhoun Public Library

746 Hwy 163 Calhoun, TN 37309
Distance: ~11 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Assessment Data: Tennessee Department of Education http://www.tn.gov/education/data/tcap_2014.shtml
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey