Humphreys County Public Schools

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(8)
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Elementary
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There are 8 public schools in Humphreys County, Tennessee, serving 3,901 students.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 34%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Humphreys County

  • School Location Students Grades
  • New JohnsonvilleLakeview Elementary School
    802 Long
    New JohnsonvilleTN37134
    (931)535-2513
    419 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Mc EwenMc Ewen Elementary School
    220 Swift St East
    Mc EwenTN37101
    (931)582-6913
    475 students | Gr. PK-5
  • McewenMc Ewen High School
    335 Melrose
    McewenTN37101
    (931)582-6913
    312 students | Gr. KG-12
  • Mc EwenMc Ewen Middle School
    365 Melrose
    Mc EwenTN37101
    (931)582-8417
    225 students | Gr. 6-8
  • BartlettRivercrest Elementary School
    4825 Rivercrest
    BartlettTN37134
    (901)373-1373
    729 students | Gr. PK-5
  • WaverlyWaverly Central High School
    1325 Hwy 70 West
    WaverlyTN37185
    (931)296-3911
    583 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Waverly
    Waverly Elementary School
    612 East Main
    WaverlyTN37185
    (931)296-2371
    598 students | Gr. PK-3
  • Waverly
    Waverly Junior High School
    520 East Main
    WaverlyTN37185
    (931)296-4514
    560 students | Gr. 4-8

County Statistics

About Humphreys County County Statistics (TN) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 18,795 people 6,238,518 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 12% 18%
Median Household Income $37,054 $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?
Humphreys 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 0.05, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.5. The most diverse school district in Humphreys County is Humphreys County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or in the USA.