Karns Elementary School

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8108 Beaver Ridge Rd

Knoxville, TN 37931

(865) 539-7767

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,216

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

20 Parent Reviews for Karns Elementary School

My son had this same teacher in the fourth grade and we loved her. She was a lot of fun and she is a very good teacher. He learned a lot and did very well in the fith grade.

Posted by a parent on 02/16/12

I have 3 children. All three attended this school and I have been pleased with every experience. I love this school. They have wonderful teachers who care about the students. The parents in this area are always so involved.

Posted by a parent on 03/30/11

Karns is great!! I have two children who attend Karns and I cannot say enough wonderful things about this school. It has an administration that listens to parents and seems to really work at making it a great school. The teachers are dedicated and energetic. I have driven by many times after hours ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/15/11

They build relationships between parent teacher, student and academics. They believe in building self esteem, promoting positive character traits and values. My grandaughter is the fith generation to attend this school, and although the staff and building has changed, the foundation still remains!

Posted by a other on 10/13/10

My son is in the 3rd grade a t Karns and is in his 4th year there. We have had nothing but exceptional teachers - Mrs. Knight, Mrs. Berrier, Mrs. Wiley, Mrs. Byrd. We are relocating with a job change out of state and saying goodbye to this school and it's students and staff will be one of the saddest ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/09

Having held a position of employment that has allowed me the opportunity to have first hand knowlege and rapport with several Knox County schools and their faculty, I feel I have a unique point of view as to how Karns Elementary stacks up against the others in our county. Sadly, I beleive Karns is average ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/03/09

Both of my children have attended Karns Elementary.The teachers there are awesome and always ready to go that extra mile if a student needs help.And the best thing is parents are always welcome.

Posted by a parent on 02/12/09

My daughters have all attended Karns Elementary, and we haven't had a bad teachers. The PTA program is very strong, and the teachers appear to have everything they need.

Posted by a parent on 01/01/09

my granddaughters have lived with me for 6 years and they both love Karns Elementary. The teachers that we have been involved with really seem great.

Posted by a other on 11/29/08

My son is excited that school is getting ready to start! I believe it has alot to do with the staff at Karns Elementary! He will be a first grader at Karns. He loved his kindergarten teacher (Ms. Houser) and is looking forward to getting to know his new 1st grade teacher. I always feel welcome when ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/09/08

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Test scores for Karns Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Karns 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.

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Knoxville schools — Karns Elementary School is located at 8108 Beaver Ridge Rd, Knoxville TN 37931. 8108 Beaver Ridge Rd is in the 37931 ZIP code in Knoxville, TN The school district for Karns Elementary School is the Knox County School District. Karns Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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