Happy Valley High School

Happy Valley High School serves 560 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Happy Valley High School operates within the Carter County School District.
Carter County School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 560 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 560 students
Happy Valley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Happy Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Happy Valley High School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Happy Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Happy Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Happy Valley High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
1%
23%
Happy Valley High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
96%
65%
Happy Valley High School White Students (1988-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.08 0.26
Happy Valley High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
51%
Happy Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Happy Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Carter County School District's student population of 5,567 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 78% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,772 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,828 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Carter County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
8
Number of Students Managed 5,567 3,515
Carter County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 83%
Carter County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $30 MM
Carter County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $51 MM $29 MM
Carter County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,772 $8,707
Carter County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,828 $8,563
Carter County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Elizabethton High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Happy Valley Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Happy Valley Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ElizabethtonHappy Valley Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 473 students
    0.1 miles
    163 Warpath La
    ElizabethtonTN 37643
    (423)547-4070
    0.15-8473
  • Johnson CityHappy Valley Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 551 students
    0.5 miles
    1840 Milligan Hw
    Johnson CityTN 37601
    (423)547-4028
    0.5KG-4551
  • Johnson CityCentral Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 284 students
    2.1 miles
    252 Taylor Rd
    Johnson CityTN 37601
    (423)547-4045
    2.1PK-8284
  • ElizabethtonWest Side Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 330 students
    2.6 miles
    1310 Burgie St
    ElizabethtonTN 37643
    (423)547-8030
    2.6KG-5330
  • ElizabethtonElizabethton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 836 students
    3 miles
    907 Jason Witten Way
    ElizabethtonTN 37643
    (423)547-8015
    39-12836

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