Henderson County Public Schools

All Schools
(10)
High Schools
(2)
Elementary
(8)
Pre-K
(8)
Private Schools
(2)
There are 10 public schools in Henderson County, Tennessee, serving 4,610 students.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 34%.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Henderson County

  • School Location Students Grades
  • LexingtonBargerton Elementary School
    6141 Poplar Springs/bargerton
    LexingtonTN38351
    (731)968-7484
    296 students | Gr. PK-8
  • WildersvilleBeaver Elementary School
    19830 Hwy 22 North
    WildersvilleTN38388
    (731)968-2109
    292 students | Gr. PK-8
  • LexingtonLexington High School
    284 White
    LexingtonTN38351
    (731)968-2961
    889 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Lexington
    Lexington Middle School
    112 Airways
    LexingtonTN38351
    (731)968-8457
    322 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Lexington
    Paul G. Caywood Elementary School
    61 Dixon
    LexingtonTN38351
    (731)968-8457
    729 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Lexington
    Pin Oak Elementary School
    19925 Hwy 412 East
    LexingtonTN38351
    (731)968-7341
    394 students | Gr. PK-8
  • ReaganScotts Hill High School
    7871 Hwy 100
    ReaganTN38368
    (731)549-2900
    497 students | Gr. 7-12
  • LexingtonSouth Haven Elementary School
    5455 Hwy 22 A
    LexingtonTN38351
    (731)968-6890
    301 students | Gr. PK-8
  • ReaganSouth Side Elementary School
    29855 Hwy 104 South
    ReaganTN38368
    (731)549-3718
    325 students | Gr. PK-8
  • HuronWestover Elementary School
    300 Crucifer
    HuronTN38345
    (731)968-9846
    565 students | Gr. PK-8

County Statistics

About Henderson County County Statistics (TN) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 25,482 people 6,238,518 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 11% 18%
Median Household Income $35,909 $38,720
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Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Henderson County, TN public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.08, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.5. The most diverse school district in Henderson County is Athens Independent School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or in the USA.