Dogwood Elementary School

School Overview


705 Tipton Ave

Knoxville, TN 37920

(865) 579-5677

School Website

View map


Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 722

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Dogwood Elementary School

I attended this school for 3 years, and in all of my years I had one absolutely horrid year... Which occurred awhile back I had a total of 4 teachers, which was absolutely ridiculous. However one year I had the best teacher ever!!! I really think it depends on which teacher you get.

Posted by a other on 07/31/13

The Dogwood staff at this school is the most LAZY, IRRESPONSIBLE, AND INCOMPETENT group ever. They tell you one thing, but then say another. When you go to pick your child up early, they find all kind of excuses from they can't hear through the intercom, they don't know where your child is, blah, blah, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/30/13

To the parent who complained about this school being a joke because of the head lice policy, you should know Knox County changed their policy in 2008 to NOT send kids home with head lice, so this is not school specific. While attending Dogwood, my daughter excelled in all areas. The overall state school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/14/13

I have 4 children that have attended this school. The staff is excellent and highly-qualified. The environment is very rich in learning. All staff and faculty have an excellent attitude and working relationship, which has lead this school soaring more and more each year.

Posted by a parent on 10/05/11

The teachers truly care for their students and support them during times of family crisis.

Posted by a other on 04/28/10

I have been teaching at Dogwood for 6 years. This school believes in excellence from the top to the bottom. My teacher peers are the most caring, skilled, and creative educators in the county. I love this school!

Posted by a teacher on 02/18/09

Dogwood Elementary is an awesome school with a lot more advantages of other schools. The teachers are very caring for each student and listen to your concerns and help with a solution. They have a full computer lab with a morning broadcast show. My son loved Dogwood and his teachers. He did very ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/23/08

This is such a wonderful school with hard working teachers and students that have learned to strive for excellence!

Posted by a other on 06/18/08

You will not find a harder working group of teachers anywhere. The children do make progress every year.

Posted by a other on 10/03/07

Have a question about schools? Ask it at Trulia Voices. See more reviews at

School Profile for Dogwood Elementary School

Test scores
Test scores for Dogwood Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

Grade Level:

Test Year: 2012
Dogwood Elementary School
Knox County School District
* In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Homes for sale near Dogwood Elementary School

307 Taylor Rd 307 Taylor Rd
3 br  3 ba
4010 Martin Mill Pike 4010 Martin...
3 br  3 ba
2752 Sherrod Rd 2752 Sherro...
3 br  1 ba
300 Woodlawn Pike 300 Woodlaw...
3 br  2 ba
621 Latham Ave 621 Latham ...
3 br  2 ba
4142 Galbraith School Rd 4142 Galbra...
3 br  1 ba
Nearby Schools
Charts and Data
Knoxville schools — Dogwood Elementary School is located at 705 Tipton Ave, Knoxville TN 37920. 705 Tipton Ave is in the 37920 ZIP code in Knoxville, TN The school district for Dogwood Elementary School is the Knox County School District. Dogwood Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
School information provided by OnBoard Informatics Copyright (c) 2008. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Copyright © 2014 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer