Lavergne High School

Lavergne High School serves 1,831 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Lavergne High School operates within the Rutherford County School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1831 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,831 students
Lavergne High School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Lavergne High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 116 teachers
Lavergne High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Lavergne High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more 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 16:1 16:1
Lavergne High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Asian
3%
2%
Lavergne High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
22%
8%
Lavergne High School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
34%
23%
Lavergne High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
41%
65%
Lavergne High School White Students (1990-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Lavergne High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.67 0.26
Lavergne High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
51%
51%
Lavergne 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.
8%
7%
Lavergne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 41,495 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,649 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,043 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Rutherford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
8
Number of Students Managed 41,495 3,515
Rutherford County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 91% 83%
Rutherford County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $288 MM $30 MM
Rutherford County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $303 MM $29 MM
Rutherford County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,649 $8,707
Rutherford County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,043 $8,563
Rutherford County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Smyrna West Alternative School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smyrna West Alternative School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Grove Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • SmyrnaCedar Grove Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 942 students354 Chaney Rd
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    (615)904-3777
    0.7PK-5942
  • SmyrnaSmyrna West Alternative School
    Alternative School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 44 students12619 Old Nashville Hw
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    (615)904-3856
    1.96-1244
  • White BluffRock Springs Middle School
    2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1012 students3301 Rock Springs Rd
    White BluffTN 37187
    (615)904-3825
    26-81012
  • SmyrnaDavid Youree Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 795 students250 Todd La
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    (615)459-3492
    2.2KG-5795
  • SmyrnaSmyrna Primary
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 584 students200 Walnut St
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    (615)459-3161
    2.2PK-5584

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