PROFICIENCY 50% 5% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
44%Davidson County
42%Nashville
52%Tennessee

Lead Academy is a school servicing grades 5 to 12 and is located in the district of "Davidson County" in Nashville, TN. There are a total of 581 students and 55 teachers at Lead Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Lead Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 49.5%, which is 5% lower than the Tennessee average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students581
Teachers54.5
Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment27
Taking some courses27
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses23

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Lead Academy, there are a total of 27 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 27 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All49%
3n/a
4n/a
550-54%
630-34%
755-59%
820-24%
High School75-79%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All50%
3n/a
4n/a
535-39%
640-49%
745-49%
850-54%
High School70-74%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Lead Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTennesseeNational
Caucasian 8.7% 31.8% 66.6% 51.1%
African American 80.0% 43.1% 21.8% 15.9%
Asian 1.8% 4.1% 1.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.2% 19.7% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 0.9% 1.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Robert Churchwell Elementary27%0.3Nashville, TN
Buena Vista Elementary25%0.5Nashville, TN
Jones Elementary37%0.7Nashville, TN
Pearl-cohn High40%0.8Nashville, TN
Martin Luther King Jr School96%0.8Nashville, TN
Head Middle School72%0.9Nashville, TN
John Early Middle School26%1.0Nashville, TN
Hull-jackson Elementary30%1.2Nashville, TN
Hume - Fogg High95%1.6Nashville, TN
Moses Mckissack Middle School22%1.7Nashville, TN
Intrepid College Preparatory Charter School60%1.8Nashville, TN
Park Avenue Elementary32%2.0Nashville, TN

Nashville demographics profile

StatisticNashvilleTennesseeNational
Population16,8486,548,009318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,18515391
Median age42.538.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%57%55%
Speak English96%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Nashville

IndexNashvilleTennesseeNational
Completed 8th grade87.8%82.0%84.3%
Completed high school86.9%79.9%83.0%
Completed some college61.1%53.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.3%32.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.4%25.4%30.3%
Completed masters9.0%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Lead Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.