Parris South Elementary School

169 Lacefield Drive, Savannah, TN 38372
(731) 925-2480
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 440 students 12 students/teacher (TN avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

46%
53%
57%
35%
39%
44%
70%
72%
68%
84%
88%
84%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2013-2014 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. 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 2014
  • Hardin County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

22%
38%
48%
27%
51%
49%
37%
71%
57%
83%
93%
87%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2013-2014 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. 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 2014
  • Hardin County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

35%
47%
61%
46%
47%
53%
57%
69%
64%
82%
86%
86%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2013-2014 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. 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 2014
  • Hardin County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

34%
41%
50%
36%
45%
50%
54%
65%
64%
83%
86%
85%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2013-2014 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. 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 2014
  • Hardin County School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Parris South Elementary School is a public elementary school in Savannah. The principal of Parris South Elementary School is Jeremy Davis, whose e-mail is johnsons43@k12tn.net. 440 students go to Parris South Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 73% of the 440 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Parris South Elementary School is 12:1. East Hardin Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Drawing painting

Sports

  • P.E. classes
  • Softball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 90% 92%
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 5%
Hispanic 4% 2%
Multiracial 1% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 73% 65%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    its great everyone of my kids which is 5 fixing 2 be 7 went thru this school

  • (6 years ago)

    Parris South is an excellent school. The teachers really care about the students the support staff is very friendly and helpful and the principal is doing a great job encouraging his staff parents and students... I wouldn't send my child anywhere else...

  • (6 years ago)

    What a great school! The kids learn so much and the teachers are wonderful!

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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