Covington Integrated Arts Academy is located in Covington, TN and is one of 14 schools in Tipton County School District. It is a magnet school that serves 632 students in grades PK-8.
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
Covington Integrated Arts Academy made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Tennessee in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Covington Integrated Arts Academy's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Covington Integrated Arts Academy had 88% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Tennessee had 55% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Tipton County School District spends $6,941 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 67% on instruction, 27% on support services, 6% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Tipton County School District District
In 2011, Covington Integrated Arts Academy had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Tennessee average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.