PROFICIENCY 86% 63% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
81%Williamson County

Scales Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Williamson County" in Brentwood, TN. There are a total of 785 students and 47 teachers at Scales Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Scales Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 85.5%, which is 63% higher than the Tennessee average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Scales Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

3>= 95%
5>= 95%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

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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Scales Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 86.6% 82.7% 66.6% 51.1%
African American 1.1% 3.9% 21.8% 15.9%
Asian 5.5% 4.4% 1.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.6% 5.1% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.1% 3.8% 1.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Brentwood Middle School89%1.6Brentwood, TN
Brentwood High School92%1.8Brentwood, TN
Grassland Elementary84%2.2Brentwood, TN
Grassland Middle School87%2.4Franklin, TN
Percy Priest Elementary89%2.8Forest Hills, TN
Lipscomb Elementary89%3.5Brentwood, TN
Walnut Grove Elementary86%4.1Franklin, TN
Hunters Bend Elementary83%4.9Franklin, TN
Crockett Elementary88%5.2Brentwood, TN
John Overton High55%5.8Oak Hill, TN
Franklin High School89%6.0Franklin, TN
Edmondson Elementary85%6.1Brentwood, TN

Brentwood demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,26915391
Median age33.038.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%57%55%
Speak English92%93%79%
Speak Spanish5%4%13%

Education level achieved in Brentwood

Completed 8th grade95.6%82.0%84.3%
Completed high school95.2%79.9%83.0%
Completed some college78.3%53.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.5%32.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors43.0%25.4%30.3%
Completed masters11.3%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Scales Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.