School Details

Cumberland Elementary School

4247 Cato Rd, Nashville, TN 37218
(615) 291-6370
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-4 386 students 14 students/teacher (TN avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

53%
53%
59%
39%
41%
49%
53%
56%
67%
79%
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 School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

26%
37%
49%
23%
38%
48%
20%
39%
56%
77%
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 School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Cumberland Elementary School is a public elementary school in Nashville. The principal of Cumberland Elementary School is Renita Perkins, whose e-mail is Renita.Perkins@mnps.org. 386 students attend Cumberland Elementary School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 89% of the 386 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Cumberland Elementary School is 14:1. Bordeaux Elementary Enhanced Option is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 85% 46%
Hispanic 2% 17%
White, non-Hispanic 11% 32%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 4%
Multiracial 0.5% 0%
Asian 0.5% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 69%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Because this school is my son & daughter favorite school when they attend their.

  • (5 years ago)

    The school is awesome. The new principal Mrs. Bertha Brown is a dream come true for the staff. The students really seem to enjoy themselves.

  • (6 years ago)

    My daughter has attended for two years. I love the staff and the school is cery well kept.

  • (6 years ago)

    I love love love Cumberland Elementary School of Excellence! The prinicpal Mrs. Perkins really loves the children and it trickles down.

  • (7 years ago)

    Cumberland Elementary has a warm caring family like atmosphere. Everyone is happy and engaged in learning

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

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