North Side High School

North Side High School serves 990 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
North Side High School operates within the Madison County School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 990 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 990 students
North Side High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Side High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
North Side High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Side High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 14:1 16:1
North Side High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
10%
8%
North Side High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
72%
23%
North Side High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
18%
65%
North Side High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups North Side 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.
0.44 0.26
North Side High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
67%
51%
North Side 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.
9%
7%
North Side High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,093 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,921 is higher than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,957 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Madison County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
8
Number of Students Managed 13,093 3,515
Madison County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 83%
Madison County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $30 MM
Madison County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $119 MM $29 MM
Madison County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,921 $8,707
Madison County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,957 $8,563
Madison 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 Liberty Technology Magnet High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northeast Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thelma Barker Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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    JacksonTN 38305
    (731)668-8831
    1.7KG-5716
  • JacksonPope Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 464 students1071 Old Humboldt Rd
    JacksonTN 38305
    (731)668-0350
    2.1KG-5464
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    Magnet School
    2.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 531 students211 Old Hickory Bl
    JacksonTN 38305
    (731)668-8023
    2.7KG-5531
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    3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 505 students2665 Christmasville Rd
    JacksonTN 38305
    (731)422-6687
    36-8505
  • JacksonNorth Parkway Middle School
    3.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 543 students1341 North Pw
    JacksonTN 38305
    (731)427-3384
    3.16-8543

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