Frances Nungester Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Frances Nungester Elementary School
Frances Nungester Elementary School is a public school located in Nashville, Tennessee. It is part of the Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools district, and serves students in grades K-5. The school is a Title I school, meaning it receives additional federal funding to help meet the educational needs of its students.
At Frances Nungester, the staff is committed to providing a high-quality education to all students. The school has a strong academic focus, with a curriculum that is designed to meet the needs of all students. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and after-school programs.
The school has been recognized for its efforts to create a safe and welcoming environment for all students. The school has a strict anti-bullying policy, and provides a variety of resources to help students and families in need.
Frances Nungester Elementary School is a great place for children to learn and grow. With a strong commitment to academic excellence and a supportive environment, the school is a great place for students to start their educational journey.
726 Tammy St Sw
Decatur, AL 35603
PreK – 5
Overview Frances Nungester Elementary School
Frances Nungester Elementary School serves 376 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Frances Nungester Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Verdict on Frances Nungester Elementary School
Frances Nungester Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Frances Nungester Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.