School Details

Donelson Elementary School

12140 Donelson Farms Pw, Arlington, TN 38002
(901) 389-6973
10

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 606 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

87%
75%
59%
70%
66%
49%
90%
81%
67%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Shelby County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

79%
63%
49%
67%
60%
48%
82%
68%
56%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Shelby County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
69%
57%
84%
69%
55%
88%
75%
63%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Shelby County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Donelson Elementary School is a public elementary school in Arlington. 606 children attend Donelson Elementary School and identify as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 15% of the 606 students here have subsidized lunches. Arlington Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 5%
White, non-Hispanic 72% 52%
Multiracial 3% 1%
Asian 3% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 5%
Black, non-Hispanic 14% 37%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 15% 35%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    My daughter attended Donelson for the first time this past year 2012-2013 school year. She was in the pre-K3 program and the teachers and assistants were all amazing and fabulous. I have seen a large improvement in my daughter in the things she has learned and the progress that she has made. I have nothing but great things to say about my first year experience with the teachers in the pre-K program.

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