Reading Proficiency

Reading proficiency in third and eighth grade is determined by your school’s annual TCAP test scores. See how your school compares to other schools in Tennessee, Hamilton, Knox, Davidson, and Shelby County below.

*All statistics taken from the 2015 school year.

Percentage of 3rd Graders Reading on Grade Level

Hamilton County
37%
Tennessee
43.0%
Davidson County
34.1%
Knox County
46%
Shelby County
32.2%

Percentage of Economically Disadvantaged 3rd Graders Reading on Grade Level

Hamilton County
25.5%
Tennessee
31.8%
Davidson County
25.9%
Knox County
28.5%
Shelby County
27.7%

Percentage of 8th Graders Reading on Grade Level

Hamilton County
45.5%
Tennessee
50.2%
Davidson County
41.3%
Knox County
58.1%
Shelby County
31.6%

Percentage of Economically Disadvantaged 8th Graders Reading on Grade Level

Hamilton County
33.2%
Tennessee
37.6%
Davidson County
34.5%
Knox County
38.4%
Shelby County
26.7%