School Details

Caldwell Enhanced Option

401 Meridian St, Nashville, TN 37207
(615) 291-6361
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-4 276 students 12 students/teacher (TN avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

52%
53%
59%
40%
41%
49%
40%
56%
67%
72%
79%
84%

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
  • Davidson County average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

28%
37%
49%
35%
38%
48%
23%
39%
56%
88%
85%
88%

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
  • Davidson County average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Caldwell Enhanced Option is a public elementary school in Nashville. The principal of Caldwell Enhanced Option is Carlos Comer and can be contacted at Carlos.Comer@mnps.org. 276 students attend Caldwell Enhanced Option and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 91% of the 276 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Caldwell Enhanced Option is 12:1. Glenn Elementary Enhance Option School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 99% 48%
White, non-Hispanic 1% 33%
Hispanic 0.4% 15%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Multiracial 0% %
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 91% 65%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    This is a very nice school. I love my daughters teacher even doe this is her 1st year teaching she's doing a very good job.

  • (4 years ago)

    Caldwell is a wonderful school with high expectations from the students. The teachers are willing go the extra mile to help the kids with what ever it may be from tutoring to everyday advice. Since my kids have gone there they have had a great experiences my daughter scored all advanced on her TCAP and is going to a magnent school next year

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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