PROFICIENCY 47% 10% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
47%Tenn School For Blind

Tenn School For Blind is a school servicing grades PK to 12 and is located in the district of "Tenn School For Blind" in Nashville, TN. There are a total of 139 students and 51 teachers at Tenn School For Blind, for a student to teacher ratio of 3 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Tenn School For Blind has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.0%, which is 10% lower than the Tennessee average.


Student/Teacher ratio3:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Tenn School For Blind, 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

4< 50%
5>= 50%
6< 50%
7< 50%
8< 50%
High School< 50%

Proficiency in languages by grade

4< 50%
5>= 50%
6< 50%
7< 50%
8< 50%
High School>= 50%

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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Tenn School For Blind race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 65.2% 65.2% 66.6% 51.1%
African American 19.6% 19.6% 21.8% 15.9%
Asian 4.4% 4.4% 1.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.2% 8.2% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.5% 2.5% 1.5% 3.1%

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Nashville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,35315391
Median age34.038.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%57%55%
Speak English83%93%79%
Speak Spanish9%4%13%

Education level achieved in Nashville

Completed 8th grade84.7%82.0%84.3%
Completed high school83.5%79.9%83.0%
Completed some college63.7%53.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.0%32.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.6%25.4%30.3%
Completed masters14.1%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.5%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Tenn School For Blind data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.